The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

Students line up at a booth during the Welcome Celebration at lot 31 on Aug. 20. Columnist Samuel Rahman believes college is one of the best times for ones formative years.

Opinion | Welcome to your bildungsroman

By Samuel Rahman, Assistant Opinions Editor August 18, 2021
Add a little bit of spice to your room decor

Add a little bit of spice to your room decor

By Heather Robinson, Managing Editor for Reporting August 17, 2021
Three students walk outside of Ikenberry Commons on Aug. 20. There are multiple spots on campus that are easily enjoyed by new students.

Where to find action: Check out these spots upon arriving to campus

By Chieh Hsu, Managing Editor for Online August 15, 2021
Two twin beds sit opposite each other in a dorm room with sunlight coming in through the window. Stick to habits while living in the dorms.

Pick up these habits while living in dorms

By Vivian La, Assistant Daytime News Editor August 14, 2021

Prepare for semester with this post move-in day checklist

By Sydney Wood, buzz Assistant Editor August 12, 2021
How to combat homesickness when moving in  

How to combat homesickness when moving in  

By Amrita Bhattacharyya, Interim Editor-in-Chief August 10, 2021
Lundgren Hall stands on the corner of Gregory Drive and Fourth Street on Sept. 21. Lundgren Hall has many benefits that new students should take advantage of.

Opinion | Lundgren Hall is not the worst

By Nathaniel Langley, Opinions Editor August 8, 2021
Music Education Major graduates Emmett OBrien, Katie Mitchell, Ollie (dog), Marcus Moone, and Brendon Culloton, enjoy a picnic on the Main Quad. Spend the day exploring the campus to take a breather from your dorm room.

It is time to quit the anti-social club

By Gwyn Skiles, Features Editor August 6, 2021
Packaged salads lie in the Ikenberry Dining Hall on Oct. 20. There are many options for new students to grab a bite to eat once on campus.

Explore these snack options after moving in

By Aidan Finn, Staff Writer August 4, 2021
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