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Illinois men’s tennis celebrate Senior Day with a 4-0 victory

By Christopher Kennedy

April 13, 2015

It was Senior Day on Sunday for the Illinois men’s tennis team during their match against Nebraska. Two of the team’s freshman phenoms were key to a 4-0 Illini victory, but one of the day’s honorees clinched the victory. Blake Bazarnik took down the Huskers’ Bradford Zitsch 6-2, 7-6 (7-5) in...

Student services, employees could be affected by proposed $209 million cut to University

Illinois governor Bruce Rauner speaks at the I-Hotel Ballroom on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. Rauner wrote a memo to the Board of Trustees encouraging them to reject a raise for Phyllis Wise. 

By Josh Winters

February 24, 2015

Hard times may be ahead for the University, which faces $209 million in cuts to state funding in Governor Bruce Rauner’s proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2016, which begins July 1. “The appropriated dollars are the ones that end up in things that have to do with student services,” said Kent Redfi...