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Matt Bollant: same coach aims for new leadership for Illini women's basketball

By Jon Joffe

October 23, 2015

While Matt Bollant is about to start his fourth straight season heading the Illinois women’s basketball team, top-to-bottom, he anticipates the dynamic of the team’s leadership will be different this season.In the midst of player mistreatment allegations surrounding his team — resulting in the depar...

Illinois senator proposes making UI a private university

By The Daily Illini Staff Report

March 23, 2015

On Wednesday, Senator William E. Brady, R-44, filed an amendment to senate bill 1565, also known as The University of Illinois bill, proposing the University transition to a non-public institution. If approved, the bill would go into effect on July 1, 2015. Implementation of the bill would begin with t...