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Illinois ECE Transforms Building for Face Shield Production During Shutdown

The Illinois ECE Machine Shop, typically used to make anything Illinois ECE students or faculty cannot buy, was used to cut the large plastic sheets that start the face shield formation. The students’ Open Lab was used to laser cut the face shield plastic to exact specifications.

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News | July 9, 2020

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A message to admitted students, from Illinois ECE students
A message to admitted students, from Illinois ECE students

This video was produced in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis in an effort to create a digital message to admitted students and alumni to replace the in-person events scheduled for Spring 2020. It was produced by Illinois ECE students and Registered Student Organizations who want to share their passion for Illinois ECE with admitted students, alumni, and the world.

This video was edited with the help of WaggleNet's workflow automation technology. Music credit: Public domain music; Original remix by WaggleNet. Student production crew: Matt Novelli - Photographer Bella Chen - Photographer Jiaming Zhang - Production Manager Jimmy He - Workflow Manager Victoria Jiron - Photographer; President of IRIS Jiaqi Lou - Editor & Graphic Designer Santhosh Bomminani - Photographer & Editor

Project Manager: Ryann Monahan, Illinois ECE Communications Coordinator Contact: ryann@illinois.edu

A message to admitted students, from Distinguished Alumni
A message to admitted students, from Distinguished Alumni

This video is a compilation of messages for Illinois ECE Distinguished Alumni assembled and disseminated in an effort to connect Illinois ECE alumni with admitted students through digital content in a COVID-19 world. Created in collaboration by: The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois Advancement Communications Office. The project was lead by Communications Coordinator Ryann Monahan.

A Magical Lab: Illinois ECE Nanofabrication Lab Tour
A Magical Lab: Illinois ECE Nanofabrication Lab Tour

Illinois ECE includes a first-of-its-kind undergraduate nanofabrication lab to give students hands-on experience with micro- and nanoelectronics. "We’ve got the right environment, the right people, the right expertise, and we’ve got over 50 years of experience doing similar things and the students are coming out of here and they are going to start creating that first generation of mass-produced nanotechnology because that’s the ILLINOIS way," Dane Sievers, Illinois ECE Engineering Lab Coordinator

Produced by Wagglenet. Music credit: Original mixtape by WaggleNet. Track: Foria - Break Away [NCS Release] Music provided by NoCopyrightSounds. Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UkUwe... Track: John Kenza - Wicked [NCS Release] Music provided by NoCopyrightSounds. Production managed by: Ryann Monahan, Illinois ECE Communications Coordinator Contact: ryann@illinois.edu

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TODD SWEET
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(217) 333-5943
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RYANN MONAHAN
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