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California to Illinois: The out-of-state experience

California to Illinois: The out-of-state experience

By Michelle Tam, Design editor

May 25, 2016


Filed under Campus Navigator, Special Sections

The out-of-state experience at Illinois is fun and rewarding.

Illini 4000 prepares to bike across the country

Illini 4000 prepares to bike across the country

By Brittney Nadler

April 29, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

They end at the Golden Gate Bridge, weave past accident-prone casual bikers, and glide down one final hill before reuniting with their families on a beach after 73 days apart. They are Illini 4000, a registered nonprofit and Registered Student Organization that raises money for cancer research, patient supp...

Never too late to find a Greek home

Never too late to find a Greek home

By Rebecca Kapolnek

February 10, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Sometimes it isn’t about the journey, it’s the destination that truly matters. Over the last four years in my sorority, Sigma Kappa, I have seen this idea live up to its meaning when it comes to spring or “informal” recruitment. Taking the nontraditional route and joining a sorority ...

Box Office Report: “Inherent Vice”

Box Office Report: “Inherent Vice”

By Jack Heyden

January 29, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

I don’t know what the hell I just saw, but I liked it.  You know those films that you see and can barely follow because there’s so much going on, but then after straining your mind for an hour, it suddenly hits you? That was me about halfway through this film.  Ever since I saw “The Master,...

How companies cook up food trends

How companies cook up food trends

By Susan Szuch

January 22, 2015


Filed under Life & Culture

Everything from kale and Greek yogurt to gluten-free cookies and microbrews are now finding homes on supermarket shelves. What were once only available in high-class restaurants, farmer’s markets or specialty stores are now almost commonplace; stores are allowing consumers to make more informed choices...

Illini golf win NCAA regional

Illini golf win NCAA regional

By Johnathan Hettinger

May 19, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

The Illinois men’s golf team is back where it’s supposed to be. Two weeks after finishing second in the Big Ten Championship, breaking a five-year winning streak, the Illini won their NCAA regional on Saturday, guaranteeing a spot in the NCAA Championships for the seventh straight year. The Sugar Grove, Illi...

425,000 and growing: University alumni continue to span a variety of fields

425,000 and growing: University alumni continue to span a variety of fields

May 6, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

Graduation day can be a time for current students to look back on their college memories, but it can also be a time for University alumni to reflect on how much they have accomplished since their own days at the University. Whether past students graduated one year ago or 20 years ago, alumni serve as an i...

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