The Daily Illini

Local health center holds 5k raising funds for the uninsured

By Ashni Gandhi

April 3, 2016

Avicenna Community Health Center, a nonprofit organization protecting uninsured and underinsured, hosted a 5K run raising money Sunday morning. The 150 participants included University students, Champaign-Urbana residents and other supporters of the cause.JTThe center was created in Champaign with the int...

Moms Association honors women on campus

Moms Association honors women on campus

By Victoria Snell

April 7, 2015

Every year at the kick-off of Moms Weekend, one mother is presented with the Amelia Alpiner Stern Mom of the Year Award. While the lucky mom has yet to be announced, the Moms Association honors others who have made an impact on campus, as well as in the community. Get to know the winners of this year...

Mike Love and the ‘sonic oasis’ of The Beach Boys

Mike Love and the ‘sonic oasis’ of The Beach Boys

By Sarah Soenke and Alice Smelyansky

December 13, 2014

On Monday night, one of the world’s most iconic rock bands of the past five decades will visit Champaign as part of its winter holiday tour. The Beach Boys, now synonymous with California-surfer rock and pop music, will take the stage at the Virginia Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale and range ...