The Daily Illini

Students should venture off campus

By Alex Cocanig, Columnist

August 9, 2016

The end of spring semester is approaching and for many students at the University, this means it's time to buckle down and write those term papers or finish that group project you’ve been putting off since February. But the end of the semester also brings gorgeous weather to campus and the urge ...

From chemist to beer enthusiast, Blind Pig owner enjoys C-U

From chemist to beer enthusiast, Blind Pig owner enjoys C-U

By Jenny Horne

October 19, 2015

Chris Knight’s world revolves around bars.MDSpecifically, the Blind Pig bars, as the owner of the bars located in downtown Champaign.Soon, however, Knight will also be the owner of the Blind Pig beers. He is currently putting the finishing touches on his newest creation: bottled beer that will hopefully be sold i...