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With an enrollment of 42,000, the University of Illinois is one of the largest universities in the country. U of I draws students from all 50 states and 127 countries, and counts 20 Nobel Prize winners among its alumni. This memorial site is dedicated to all who helped shape, and were shaped by, the University of Illinois.
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University of Illinois Memorial: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Murray Blum

Murray Sheldon Blum, of Athens, 85, beloved husband, father and grandfather, pioneering entomologist, exuberant lover of life, family, friends, good jokes and bad puns, operatic arias and the natural world, died peacefully at home on Sunday, March 22. Born in Philadelphia on July 19, 1929, he grew up in Chicago. He earned a PhD in entomology from the University of Illinois in 1955. After a stint in the U.S. Army, he joined Louisiana State University in 1957 where he began his innovative...
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