Illinois (engl. Aussprache Zum Anhören bitte klicken! [ˌɪlɪˈnɔɪ̯]) ist ein US- amerikanischer . University System, die Northern Illinois University, die Eastern Illinois University, die Western Illinois University und die Illinois State University. Hauptstadt : Springfield. Illinois State University (ISU), founded in as Illinois State Normal University, is the oldest public university in Illinois and is located in Normal, Illinois. Leah Johnson was introduced as the seventh head coach in the history of the Illinois State volleyball team at a press conference Wednesday in the [Full Story]. Eastern Illinois Panthers — WKU Hilltoppers — Archived from the original on June 23, Retrieved September 19, The southern part of the state, from about Carbondale southward, has a humid subtropical climate Koppen Cfa , with more moderate winters. Names on the Land: The Illinois State Board of Education ISBE is autonomous of the governor and the state legislature, and administers public education in the state. With Chicago in the northeast, small industrial cities and great agricultural productivity in central and northern Illinois, and natural resources like coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base and is a major transportation hub. Mit seinem flachen Terrain wird Illinois stark von der Vermessung des Congressional Survey Systems geprägt. Only one person elected President of the United States was actually born in Illinois. Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License ; additional terms may apply. Louis often called the Metro-East area , which has a rapidly growing population of over , people.