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

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A student converses with an elderly man as a part of Enactus Sage. This branch of the organization address senior loneliness by developing inter-generational relationships through interviews and the written word.

Students connect with elderly people through Enactus Sage

For many, letter writing can be a way to communicate...

A light trail from a MTD bus occupies the intersection of Armory and Fourth streets on March 26, 2020 soon after student left campus due to the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. University seniors feel they have missed out on the college experience because of the pandemic.

Seniors say they missed out on college experience

When the class of 2022 were sophomores, everything...

Sammy Epstein, Sophomore in Accounting and Finance, moves into Wassaja Hall on Aug. 20. Multiple sophomores have returned to live in the dorms hoping for a better year full of in-person events and social interactions.

Sophomores return to dorms in hopes for better experience

Multiple sophomores who have returned to live in the...

The Illini Student Musicals puts on a show with masks during the Covid-19 pandemic. This year, Illini Student Musicals will be playing the musical Into the Woods.

Illini Student Musicals starts production for Into the Woods

After more than a year of canceled or socially distanced...

Busey Evans dorm  stands tall on Aug. 30, 2019. The residence hall provides great study spaces in a convenient location.

Busey-Evans Residence Hall provides convenient location, quiet study areas

Deciding to live in Busey-Evans Residence Hall was...

Dr. Girish Chowdharys autonomous agriculture robot roams through a field of crops. Chowdhary and students at the University have developed robots to mimic games of capture the flag.

Students develop robots based on capture the flag

Capture the flag, the game children play at recess,...

The Siebel Center for Design sits quietly at 1208 S. Fourth Street in Champaign, Illinois on April 25. The Hub for Brand Innovation and Advertising Technology is a new initiative that creates a collaborative workspace for students working toward a professional career.

Siebel Center for Design prepares to open in fall

The Siebel Center for Design is located on 1208 S....

Shawarma Joint serves halal, Arab cuisine

Newly-opened Shawarma Joint, located at 627 E. Green...

Daria Wendel belays herself while ice climbing at Starved Rock this spring. The University’s climbing club allows students to enjoy fun excursions and socialize with peers.

Climbing Club community reaches many heights

The University Climbing Club gives members the opportunity...

A box of Moderna COVID-19 vaccines sits in a cool fridge at the Church of the Living God on Feb. 20. University workers are relieved that they were recently approved to receive the vaccine.

Student employees express gratitude for vaccine

Workers at University dining halls serve...

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