The Daily Illini

Honorable journalism back in the spotlight

By Jessie Webster, Columnist

August 9, 2016

Forty years ago on Saturday, the granddaddy of journalism movies, otherwise known as “All the President’s Men” was released to the public. The film was adapted directly from the writings of Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward, two investigative reporters from The Washington Post, whose tireless...

Bob Woodward speaks at UI on Lincoln's life, own experiences

Pulitzer Prize Winning Reporter, Bob Woodward, giving the inaugural speech for

By Aaron Navarro

January 27, 2016

Before Bob Woodward could delve into how Abraham Lincoln relates to the 21st century during a lecture at Foellinger Auditorium on Tuesday, he addressed his outfit choice.“I do not have a coat and tie on because I got stranded out of Washington because of the snow,” Woodward said. “The dean generousl...

Illinois women’s basketball falls at Seton Hall

December 10, 2014

The Illinois women’s basketball team couldn’t recreate the magic it had when facing the Seton Hall Pirates last season. On Dec. 9, the Illini erased a 20-point deficit at home to take down the Pirates.  Seton Hall got its revenge this year by coming up with an 82-72 win. The Illini made a few second half r...