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Read article:New antibiotic kills pathogenic bacteria, spares healthy gut microbes
New antibiotic kills pathogenic bacteria, spares healthy gut microbes
Study shows that lolamicin also wards off dangerous secondary infections
Read article:New antibiotic kills pathogenic bacteria, spares healthy gut microbes
Read article:How are LGBTQ people treated by law enforcement?
How are LGBTQ people treated by law enforcement?
Sociologist co-authors ACLU report detailing a contentious relationship with police
Read article:How are LGBTQ people treated by law enforcement?
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LAS Insider blog

HEAR DIRECTLY FROM CURRENT STUDENTS & RECENT GRADS ABOUT THEIR EXPERIENCE IN THE COLLEGE OF LAS.

In the LAS Insider blog, students and alumni share their personal stories and insights throughout the academic year at the University of Illinois. Get an inside look at what it's like to be a student in the College of LAS.

LAS by the numbers

  • students icon99.6%of Illinois students take a class in LAS
  • major icons70majors offered within LAS
  • people icon18:1average student to faculty ratio in LAS classes
  • faculty icon33%of campus' tenure-track faculty members work in LAS
  • alumni icon180,000network of LAS alumni
  • admissions iconFull profileLearn more about the College of LAS.
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