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Top 10 visitors to the University this year

May 9, 2016

1. Bernie Sanders Like most college students, many Illini have been ‘feeling the Bern’ all year long, so it’s no wonder that Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders visited the University in March ahead of the state primary. Thousands of students waited in line for hours to see the Vermont senat...

Bob Woodward speaks at UI on Lincoln's life, own experiences

Pulitzer Prize Winning Reporter, Bob Woodward, giving the inaugural speech for

By Aaron Navarro

January 27, 2016

Before Bob Woodward could delve into how Abraham Lincoln relates to the 21st century during a lecture at Foellinger Auditorium on Tuesday, he addressed his outfit choice.“I do not have a coat and tie on because I got stranded out of Washington because of the snow,” Woodward said. “The dean generousl...

Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward to speak at "The New Lincoln Lectures" series

FOR US WITH RELATED STORIES KRT PHOTOGRAPH BY CHUCK KENNEDY (KRT112) WASHINGTON, D.C. January 13 - Bob Woodward, of the Washington Post, speaks at the National Press Club on Friday, January 13. (KRT) PL,KD,BL 2000 (Horiz) (Digital image) (smd)

By Aaron Navarro

January 26, 2016

Bob Woodward, a Washington Post reporter best known for his involvement with the 1972 Watergate Scandal will deliver the first lecture in a new series Tuesday.The series, “The New Lincoln Lectures: What Abraham Lincoln Means to the 21st Century,” is being organized by the College of Law...