The Quadrangle Online

The Quadrangle is a biannual magazine published by the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences every spring and fall. It tells stories of and impacting alumni, students, faculty, and staff throughout the college. 

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Highlights from this issue

First-generation students

First-generation students rely on determination, campus resources, and loved ones to succeed at college.

Power politics of Europe
Maria Todorova honored for a career dedicated to understanding history and culture.
Dawn Riley Duval
A new form of strength
Dawn Riley Duval channels her athletic prowess into a career—and comes full circle.
The night spot
New projects, planning, and deep appreciation keep the Observatory looking upward.
Illinois Neurobehavioral Assessment Laboratory
New route to understanding
Illinois Neurobehavioral Assessment Laboratory becomes a respected resource for mental health.
Green gateway

It’s always growing season inside the Plant Biology Conservatory and Collections, which feature dozens of plants from around the world for public viewing. The Conservatory, pictured here, is undergoing changes to make the peaceful space more informative and interactive.