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Recreating a masterpiece: Jane Bergman creates rendition of Altgeld glass dome

Jane Bergman has always held a special spot in her heart for the brilliance of stained glass. “My very first memory is being held by my mother (in St. Patrick’s Church in Urbana) while people were singing,” Bergman said. “I

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Architecture firm hired for Altgeld Hall and Illini Hall project

The University of Illinois has hired a Chicago design firm to begin planning the Altgeld Hall and Illini Hall project to modernize learning spaces and increase capacity in data science and other mathematical sciences. During their March meeting, the Board

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Erasing a chalky dilemma—Altgeld worker solves a tough math problem: dust

What do you get when you add mathematics and chalkboards? Grant Cole, a building service worker from Facilities & Services who worked in Altgeld Hall, can answer that question: Dust, and lots of it. As a cleaner in one of

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