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Leaving for Leuven: a spring break abroad

Leaving for Leuven: a spring break abroad
February 3, 2015

I heard about the College of Media’s trip to Belgium during Mediapalooza, the college’s spring recruiting event for admitted students. Last year, I was a high school senior, trying to make a final...

Homecoming: A foreign term for some

October 27, 2014

With more than 9,800 international students at the University there are many differences between American culture and others. One such difference is Homecoming. “We don’t have football in France, just...

Belgian connection benefits Detry, Illini golf

Junior Thomas Detry has become one of the top college golfers in the country since moving from Belgium.
October 14, 2014

Thomas Detry had only been to the United States three times before deciding to make Champaign, Illinois, his college home. Originally from Belgium, Detry grew up in Ukkel, a wealthy suburb of Brussels,...

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