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Upcoming Public Events

Thursday, October 15, 2015
Marta Terry Gonzàlez
Libraries and Literary Culture: An Inside View of Cuba’s Information Revolution

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Stephen P. Long
Feeding and Fueling the World from Crops: Will it be Possible by 2050?

Thursday, November 5, 2015
Don Brenneis
The Work of Scholarship in the Era of Electronic Reproduction

Upcoming Deadlines

CAS/MillerComm Public Events Series

Application Deadline for Spring 2016 semester events or later
Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Associate & Fellow Research Appointments

Application Deadline for appointments in 2016-2017
Tuesday, October 6, 2015

CAS Spring Symposium

Monday-Tuesday, April 20-21, 2015
A two day interdisciplinary symposium highlighting work of recent Center for Advanced Study Associates and Fellows

Current Initiative

Dissonance: Music and Globalization since Edison’s Phonograph

CAS Faculty

Quantum Fluids from nK to TeV: An 80th Birthday Symposium in Honor of CAS Professor Emeritus of Physics Gordon BaymRead more…

CAS Professor of Physics Tony Leggett inducted into the 2015 Engineering at Illinois Hall of Fame.  Read more….

CAS Professor of Psychology Renée Baillargeon and CAS Professor of Materials Science & Engineering John Rogers elected to the National Academy of Sciences.  Read more…

CAS Associates and Fellows 2015-16 approved by the BOT.  Read more…

CAS Professor of Law Matthew Finkin named chevalier (knight) of the Ordre des Palmes Académiques.

CAS Professor Emeritus of Electrical & Computer Engineering Nick Holonyak among 5 to receive Draper Prize.  Read more…