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Professor Emeritus Alistair Black on the post-war public library in the UK

Professor Emeritus Alistair Black discussed his research at the UK's Library and Information Group Work-in-Progress Conference, which was held virtually on November 27. At the conference, he presented an analysis of the 1962 feature film Only Two Can Play as a tool for learning about the history of the post-war public library in the UK.

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UIC senior awarded a Gates Cambridge Scholarship

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Illinois music professor awarded NEH Fellowship

University of Illinois music professor Christina Bashford was awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship for 2019.

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UIC student, alumna reach Rhodes Scholar finalist stage

A University of Illinois at Chicago student and recent alumna were selected as finalists for the Rhodes Scholarship, one of the most prestigious academic scholarships in the world.  

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