Weekly Illini Podcast | Jan. 29, 2018

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Weekly Illini Podcast | Jan. 29, 2018

By Aaron Navarro, Audio Editor & Assistant News Editor

The Weekly Illini is your news podcast to keep up with the University of Illinois’ biggest stories.

This episode looks at the arrest of University professor Jay Rosenstein for “unauthorized videotaping” in a bathroom last Monday. We talk to Omar Abraham Cruz Aranda, who was in a stall while Rosenstein was in the room. We also look at a recent Illinois Student Government resolution banning in Chief Illiniwek imagery in University buildings. Thanks to Aranda, Raneem Shamseldin, Rahul Raju and Andrea Herrera for talking for their respective stories. Audio credit to the Big Ten Network and WCIA’s Kaitlyn Connolly. Song is “The Exchange” by The Juju Exchange.

Stories Covered:

UI officials respond to professor’s arrest and release for unauthorized videotaping

UI professor responds to accusations, denies bathroom claims

ISG calls for removal of Chief symbols in University buildings

University of Illinois College of Law faculty, students rally against Trump deputy solicitor general’s invitation to campus

Second arrest following Urbana house party shooting

Alleged kidnapper’s lawyers move to delay trial

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