Eileen Campbell

Eileen Campbell
Eileen is an aspiring ornithologist and writer. She is working through a B.S. in Honors Integrative Biology with minors in Communications and Environmental Science at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. Eileen is an avid writer of both fiction and nonfiction, and also enjoys playing violin and piano in her spare time. She loves being outside, and she's aiming for a career in hands-on field research. She plans to continue her education until she gets a PhD.

Eileen's most recent content

May: A month for warblers

Birds are smarter than they look

Bell Smith Springs: Illinois' unlikely canyon

A feathered bullet: The Cooper's hawk

Green roofs: The future of roofing?

The perfect art project for the beginning of fall

What's the difference between bees and wasps?

5 ways to reuse a two-liter plastic bottle

Bold and blue: The belted kingfisher

Add a mini ecosystem to your home: Make a terrarium!

Soaring over the prairie: Illinois' birds of prey

A safari in Chicago: The Lincoln Park Zoo