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Continual Innovation

Through science, engineering, and human ingenuity, the College of ACES is bringing new ideas to life, constantly developing technologies and systems to improve the world, ultimately affecting the way we live and work.

A World with Abundant Food

The College of ACES is helping feed the world’s population—even as it continues to grow—through scientific discoveries and practical solutions in research.

A Healthy World

The College of ACES is using the latest scientific advances, ranging from molecular biology to the management of landscapes, to improve the health and wellness of people, animals, plants, and the environment.

Productive, Empowered Communities

The College of ACES helps people live more productively so they can also strengthen their communities and contribute answers to society’s most challenging issues.

Financial Security

The College of ACES helps people make better decisions in their jobs and for their families, giving them knowledge and tools to achieve financial security and success, as a foundation for purposeful and fulfilling lives.
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Strengthening families, locally and around the world

The opportunities in ACES are endless! Check out the latest edition of ACES@Illinois, our college's flagship publication featuring stories about the impact that our students, faculty, staff, alumni, and supporters are making in the world.

Protecting Our Parks: Join us on Nov. 29 from noon-1 p.m. as Dr. Carena J. van Riper, assistant professor in natural resources and environmental sciences, discusses the psychology of behavior change in park and protected areas during a one-hour chat on Twitter. Use #askACES to ask your questions about why people do or do not engage in environmentally responsible behaviors, how resource management agencies can encourage stewardship activities, and more!

Dec graduation

Congratulations December grads! The College of ACES December Convocation Ceremony will be held on Friday, December 16, at 5 p.m. at Krannert Center for the Perfoming Arts, Tyron Festival Theatre. The ceremony will honor Bachelor, Master’s and Doctoral degree recipients.