champaign champaign  /tʃæm ˈpeɪn/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) extensive tract of level open land
  2. (n) a university town in east central Illinois adjoining Urbana

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Champaign Police Investigate Two Early Morning Shootings

    CHAMPAIGN - The gun violence in Champaign continued early Saturday morning, with two shootings taking place at different locations. At 2:30 a.m. police were first called to the area of Queens Way and
    on June 23, 2013     Source: WAND TV 17 Decatur

  2. Champaign retreat to focus on superintendent goals

    A Champaign school board retreat scheduled for next week will discuss the district's goals for Superintendent Judy Wiegand and how she's working toward them. CHAMPAIGN — A Champaign school board retreat scheduled for next week will discuss the district's goals for Superintendent Judy Wiegand and how she's working toward them. The retreat is scheduled for 3 to 6 p.m. Monday at the library of ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Champaign News-Gazette

  3. Champaign gets new Taste this weekend

    CHAMPAIGN -- People who attend this weekend's Taste of C-U will get to taste something new.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WCIA 3 Champaign-Urbana

Quotes

  1. "We are extremely pleased that BP has chosen to partner with the University of California at Berkeley, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to create the Energy Biosciences Institute," said Dr....
    on Feb 1, 2007 By: Robert Birgeneau Source: PR Newswire (press release)

  2. "There's a big difference," Alford said. "If the tournament was in Champaign ...... I would be hard-pressed to think Illinois would never have been outside of the championship game, and that's very similar to what's happened with UNLV....
    on Mar 4, 2008 By: Steve Alford Source: Jackson Hole Star-Tribune

  3. "I like the talent they have in Champaign," James said. "Speaking of Champaign, it can't be any worse than Cleveland, right?"
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: LeBron James Source: ChicagoNow (blog)

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