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

Illinois football fans play a drinking game during a tailgate before the Homecoming game against Wisconsin on Oct. 9. Managing editor for reporting, Gwyn Skiles, provides 10 tips when it comes to unique situations freshman can experience.

College advice your mom won’t give you

By Gwyn Skiles, Managing Editor for Reporting July 28, 2022
Bikes, MTD buses and cars are a few ways for students to travel around campus.

A comprehensive guide to getting around campus

By Matt Novelli, Managing Editor for Online July 18, 2022
Spring 2021 Illinois Music Education graduates Brendon Culloton, Marcus Moone, Katie Mitchell, Emmett OBrien, and Ollie (dog) enjoy quality time on the Main Quad the morning of June 26. Columnist Samuel Rahman argues that students should use the governing rule of improv comedy “Yes, and…” to branch out on campus.

Opinion | Cautiously “Yes, and…” your first year

By Samuel Rahman, Assistant Opinions Editor July 15, 2021
Two university students pet a dog on the Main Quad on April 3. There are many ways to make new friends on campus.

Making friends 101: How to meet new people

By Heather Robinson, Managing Editor for Reporting July 15, 2021
DI Voices | Do not dread a rough start

DI Voices | Do not dread a rough start

By Nathaniel Langley, Opinions Editor July 15, 2021
Students rush to the streets after the Illinois Basketball team won the Big Ten Tournament on March 14. The energy at Illinois creates a united culture unlike any other campus.

New student guide to unsung University culture

By Nick Johnson, Assistant Opinions Editor July 15, 2021
Students pose with their artwork after the Paint and Sip for the Culture event hosted during the 2019-2020 school year.

Organizations, resources to welcome incoming Black students

By Jared Ebanks, Assistant Features Editor August 5, 2020
Students study in the College of Law Library on Sept. 20, 2019. There a multitude of study spaces, libraries and more, available in every corner of campus.

Five spaces on campus provide popular study environments

By Jackson Janes, Assistant Sports Editor August 5, 2020
Dont be afraid to branch out

Don’t be afraid to branch out

By Luis Velazquez, Assistant News Editor August 5, 2020
A student takes an egg roll from the Busey-Evans buffet on Oct. 27, 2019. The dining hall at Busey-Evans is one of the many options for eating delicious food on campus.

UI campus offers delicious dining options

By Carson Gourdie, Assistant Sports Editor August 5, 2020
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