NewsBytes

Explore our regular brief newsletter listing current events and activities of interest to CHP students. CHP students should already receive a copy in their university email inbox. Contact Elizabeth Rockman at rockman@illinois.edu if you have not received a copy.


  • HRI hosts Roy Scranton on Climate Change on 9/23/21
    The Humanities Research Institute hosts a program on climate change, focusing on Symptoms of Crisis: “Learning to Die in the Anthropocene” with Roy Scranton, in a public lecture and a discussion of his book on Thursday, September 23, 7:30 p.m. at Levis Faculty Center. Roy Scranton (English and Environmental Humanities Initiative, University of Notre Dame) […]
  • Check out Fall 2021 Illinois Leadership Center opportunities
    On behalf of the Illinois Leadership® Center (ILC), see the flyer for opportunities and offerings available for students to develop their leadership skills and knowledge! FYI about ILC i-Programs: The ILC is now offering i-Programs in three formats: blended (half online/half in-person), traditional (fully in-person), and online self-paced. For more details about these different formats and program descriptions, please visit https://leadership.illinois.edu/i-programs. Also […]
  • Peace Corps drop-in hours on Tuesdays at The Career Center
    Peace Corps has thousands of volunteer job opportunities for America’s graduates interested in public service abroad. Peace Corps volunteers are the face of America in the communities in which they serve, and Peace Corps aims to ensure that volunteers reflect the rich diversity of our multicultural society. Consider becoming a part of the next generation […]
  • Save the Date: the Virtual Graduate & Professional School Fair is 10/13/21
    Meet with recruiters from universities across the nation about graduate and professional school programs on October 13 from 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Info sessions about Undergraduate Research Apprenticeship Program (app deadline 10/11/21)
    The Undergraduate Research Apprenticeship Program (URAP@UI) offers undergraduate students with little or no research experience the opportunity to work with advanced graduate students and post-doctoral scholars on their research projects. Through a one-on-one research experience with their research mentor, undergraduate students will have the opportunity to learn what it means to do research, create knowledge, […]
  • 10/15/21 deadline for Fulbright Canada-Mitacs Globalink internship program
    The 3rd edition of the Fulbright Canada-Mitacs Globalink internship program will allow exceptional U.S. undergraduate students to do an internship in Canada during the 2022 summer semester. This program will provide high performing students with the opportunity to be part of a 10 to 12-week research internship under the supervision of Canadian university faculty members […]
  • Humanities majors: Apply for Prindable Internship for HRI by 9/27/21!
    Undergrad humanities majors: come work at the Humanities Research Institute! HRI is hiring for the Prindable Internship in communications and undergrad outreach. Do you have strong writing and communications skills, excellent attention to detail, the ability to work independently, and an investigative mind? Read details and apply by September 27 at https://go.illinois.edu/prindable. Thanks to Erin Ciciora […]
  • The University Library Welcomes Students In Person
    The University Library is providing a comprehensive set of onsite and remote services for the fall semester. All campus libraries will be open regularly scheduled weekday hours to members of the campus community and the general public. Many units, including major service locations, will also have weekend hours. Specific unit hours will be communicated through […]
  • The Career Center’s Part-Time Job Fair is 9/14/21
    The Career Center’s Part Time Job Fair is scheduled for Tuesday, September 14 from 12:00 – 3:00 p.m. in Illini Union Rooms ABC. The fair is FREE and open to students looking to build career competency on and off campus while studying at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.
  • Technology Entrepreneur Center hiring interns – apply by 9/20/21
    TEC is hiring 2 interns! They are seeking a Marketing and Events Intern to help with general marketing of the center and our mission, and also assist with our events and programs. The intern will gain valuable skills in social media marketing, planning, coordinating, and organizing events. They are also looking for a Photography and […]
  • Office of Undergraduate Research Fall 2021 Workshops – Register now!
    The Office of Undergraduate Research announces its Fall 2021 workshop calendar. Information for each workshop including how to register can be found at http://undergradresearch.illinois.edu/programs/workshops.html The workshops include Value of Undergraduate Research, Getting Started in Undergraduate Research, Proposal Writing for Undergraduate Reserach, and Research to Resume. For all workshops, there will be both virtual and in-person […]