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UI ‘Feels the Bern’

UI ‘Feels the Bern’

By Abigale Svoboda and Declan Harty

March 13, 2016

Marcia Hogue just wants the best for her 4-year-old son. With a white, “Feel the Bern” t-shirt, matching button and green hair, the 25-year-old Marion, Illinois resident stands out from many in the crowd. After driving three hours alone to Champaign, Hogue’s excitement to see Democratic presidential candidat...

Campaign groups amp up efforts on campus as primary approaches

By Aaron Navarro

March 13, 2016

From setting up tables on the Quad to traveling to the Iowa caucuses, students are organizing and working hard to promote their candidates. Though some of these organizations have been running since last summer, they have been ramping up their efforts the past couple of weeks in preparation for early voting...

Soggy afternoon capped with unsatisfying win for Illinois

Soggy afternoon capped with unsatisfying win for Illinois

September 22, 2014

What a weird day. The game itself wasn’t so odd, but a one-hour, 56-minute weather delay Saturday made Illinois' game with Texas State game feel like something of a spectacle. Rather than watching Illini football struggle to overcome a lesser opponent, we got to watch Illini football struggle to overcome...