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Read article:How are states altering higher education by redefining academic freedom?
How are states altering higher education by redefining academic freedom?
Professor discusses the threat posed by new policies toward faculty promotions
Read article:How are states altering higher education by redefining academic freedom?
Read article:By listening, scientists learn how a protein folds
By listening, scientists learn how a protein folds
Chemistry professor and composer use sound to examine disorders such as Parkinson's
Read article:By listening, scientists learn how a protein folds
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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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Paul M. Lisnek LAS Hub

The Paul M. Lisnek LAS Hub is a space for students to find the support and resources you'll need throughout your undergraduate experience. 

Stop by to learn more about the resources available for LAS student success, such as our Peer Mentoring program, drop-in advising hours, and more! 

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