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Illinois swimming and diving splits back-to-back dual meets

Illinois’ Samantha Stratford swims during the Orange and Blue Exhibition meet at the ARC, on Oct. 3. Stratford won four individual events this weekend.

By Daniel Collins

January 20, 2015

Competing at home for the first time to begin the second half of the season, the Illini swimming and diving team split its weekend meets by defeating Iowa State 168-132 and losing 165-135 to Iowa on Friday and Saturday, respectively. The meets also marked the Illini’s first competition in nearly two months due to the ...

Finding the perfect study spot can help students focus on finals

May 8, 2014

Finding the perfect study spot can make all the difference while preparing for finals. Fortunately for University students, there are many places to camp out for the last week of the semester.  With final exams set to begin Friday and end on May 16, students are starting to get on their study grind. But before re...