Teaching Professors Mattox Beckman and Geoffrey Herman have each been awarded campus grants funding pilot projects aimed at improving teaching tools and methods.
CS @ ILLINOIS doctoral student Shadi Noghabi is one of the 12 winners chosen from U.S. and Canadian universities for the new Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant program.
Doctoral students Motahhare Eslami and Jingbo Shang have each won a Google PhD Fellowship.
Reading supportive comments, “likes” and private messages from social media friends prior to taking a test may help college students who have high levels of test-anxiety.
Sangeetha Abdu Jyothi has earned a Facebook Fellowship and Silu Huang has earned a Microsoft Research Fellowship.
Students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have fired up the Election Analytics website, which has provided one of the country’s most accurate political forecasts over the past six years.