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  • Lincoln Journal Star, Columbia Daily Tribune Feature CIC

    May 26, 2010
    The Lincoln Journal Star is the latest mainstream media outlet to feature the CIC and interview director Barbara McFadden Allen. The Journal Star's article, published in its May 23 editions, examines the role of academics in the relationships between the...
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  • CIC Professionals Speak at Recent Conferences

    May 25, 2010
    Mark Sandler, Director of the CIC Center for Library Initiatives, and Amber Marks, Assistant Director for Course Sharing and Professional Development, were featured guest speakers at two recent conferences. Sandler was invited to speak at the recent 2010 Medical Library...
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  • Students Encouraged to Enroll in Virtual School Summer Courses

    May 24, 2010
    Graduate students and post-docs from across the CIC are strongly encouraged to enroll in summer courses offered by the Virtual School, which is preparing the next generation of scientists and engineers for research at the frontiers of petascale computing-enabled science...
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  • New University of Illinois President Cites CIC in Newspaper Q&A

    May 18, 2010
    Michael Hogan, the new president at the University of Illinois, extolled the value of the CIC to the Big Ten Conference members during a recent interview with The (Champaign-Urbana) News-Gazette. "The Committee on Institutional Cooperation ... brings together presidents and...
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  • Erickson, Allen featured in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

    May 18, 2010
    CIC Chair Rodney A. Erickson, executive vice president and provost of Pennsylvania State University, and Director Barbara McFadden Allen, were featured in a recent article printed in the May 16 edition of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The article addresses the...
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  • Follow The CLI Conference on Twitter

    May 12, 2010
    The Center for Library Initiatives 2010 Conference, "Cranking Up the Volume: New Strategies for Broadcasting University Scholarship" gets underway on Thursday, May 13 on the campus of the University of Illinois at Chicago. Registration is closed, but anyone can follow...
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  • Senior Research Officers Meet With DARPA

    May 06, 2010
    In late April, seven of the CIC Senior Research Officers met with high-level representatives of DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) at its Washington, D.C., headquarters. Invited by DARPA Director Dr. Regina Duncan, the Senior Research Officers listened to a...
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