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

The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

Molly Zupan

Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor

I am a junior in the urban and regional planning program and I am pursuing a minor in sociology. I have been writing for the DI since September 2017. I enjoy writing, the outdoors and eating breakfast food.

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Houses in the Champaign-Urbana community can be a viable option for college students hoping to branch out.  Making sure these homes are in good shape before signing a lease can reduce trouble.

Hunt for your perfect home

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor February 18, 2019
A photo of Special Sections Editor Molly Zupan’s childhood home, where many memories were made and her life began.

Housing: an invaluable, underappreciated resource

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor February 18, 2019
Students pack the ARC at the Engineering Career Fair on Sept. 11.

Spring 2019 Career Fair schedule

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor January 28, 2019
Shoppers explore ways to give back in holiday season

Shoppers explore ways to give back in holiday season

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor December 3, 2018
Protesters march through downtown Champaign on Thursday in response to President Trumps decision to replace Rod Rosenstein with Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker as the head of the Mueller probe.  The Nobody is Above the Law protest was previously organized so that if President Trump were to replace the oversight of the special counsel, a rapid response series of protests would take place the next day.

CU activists protest as Trump forces Sessions’ resignation

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor November 9, 2018

Here’s your Homecoming Week schedule

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor October 8, 2018

Class of 2019 Homecoming Court

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor October 8, 2018
Ten essential questions to ask a lessor

Ten essential questions to ask a lessor

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor September 24, 2018
Pets in college: Will it work for you?

Pets in college: Will it work for you?

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor September 24, 2018
Women and Ideas in Engineering: a story of resilience

‘Women and Ideas in Engineering’: a story of resilience

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor September 20, 2018
Students take advantage of the warm weather and play frisbee on the Main Quad.

The Main Quad is a space for everyone

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor August 24, 2018

Make an on-the-go food journal

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor August 22, 2018
Embrace what you dont know

Embrace what you don’t know

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor August 15, 2018

You’re not alone

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor July 17, 2018
Kindness is key

Kindness is key

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor May 20, 2018
Students advocate for their ‘super moms’

Students advocate for their ‘super moms’

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor April 12, 2018
Exemplary women to be awarded

Exemplary women to be awarded

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor April 12, 2018
Dorm vs. apartment: whats best for you?

Dorm vs. apartment: what’s best for you?

By Molly Zupan, Staff Writer February 18, 2018
Four ways to boost your interview confidence

Four ways to boost your interview confidence

By Molly Zupan, Staff Writer January 28, 2018
Winter break’s best binge-worthy TV shows

Winter break’s best binge-worthy TV shows

By Molly Zupan, Staff Writer December 4, 2017
The Miles C. Hartley Selections Garden on Oct. 13. The garden is a gift from family and friends of alumnus and former UI faculty member Miles C. Hartley. It is part of the Arboretum  on the south side of campus. Take your family to visit this weekend and enjoy Illinois’ natural beauty.

How to entertain your family during Homecoming Weekend

By Molly Zupan, Contributing Writer October 23, 2017
Clean up your act when it comes to your home

Clean up your act when it comes to your home

By Molly Zupan, Contributing Writer October 9, 2017
Students board a bus on Friday, Oct. 6 at the Illinois Terminal. Illini Terminal is a frequent place for students to catch a bus to travel home.

Remedies for missing home while in college

By Molly Zupan, Contributing Writer October 9, 2017
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