Mike Smeltzer and Levi Dinkla to speak at Info City Lecture on Oct. 23

Location: 131 LIS Event Date: Thu, 10/23/2014 – 11:00am – 11:50am Mike Smeltzer, former primary investigator of UC2B and retired Director of Networking, CITES, University of Illinois will discuss UC2B origins and history. Levi Dinkla, vice president, iTV-3, will discuss the current state and future of high-speed fiber optic broadband access in Champaign-Urbana.

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Info City News Brief – Lydie-Anne Hascal

University of Illinois grad students from GSLIS have fanned out this semester to help people with technology. Here’s a report from Lydie-Anne Hascal: Two weeks ago I was volunteering as a cybernavigator at the Champaign Free Library. I’m an exchange student from France, so my English is not perfect, especially my pronunciation, and that is […]

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Info City to participate and speak at the Heartland Maker Fest Oct. 18

Come join Info City and the local maker community at the Heartland Maker Fest Oct. 18, 2014. From Heartland Maker Fest The Heartland Maker Fest is Makerspace Urbana‘s annual event celebrating the amazing makers in Urbana-Champaign and the surrounding communities. We wish to: Inspire By searching for creative and unique makers to exhibit at the festival we […]

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