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University had appropriate response to pro-Trump chalk

By Ryan Harding, Columnist

August 9, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Messages were written in chalk at the University's Main Quad last week which were supportive of Donald Trump’s general campaign platforms. “Build the wall.” “Trump deportation force.” “They have to go back #Trump” “Trump Coulter 2016.” Not surprisingly, many students were ...

Campaign groups amp up efforts on campus as primary approaches

By Aaron Navarro

March 13, 2016


Filed under News

From setting up tables on the Quad to traveling to the Iowa caucuses, students are organizing and working hard to promote their candidates. Though some of these organizations have been running since last summer, they have been ramping up their efforts the past couple of weeks in preparation for early voting...

UIPD hopes not to ticket smoking violations

By Christin Watkins

September 30, 2015


Filed under News

Since the University imposed fines for smoking violations on campus on Sept. 8, Deputy Chief Skip Frost, of the University of Illinois Police Department, estimated the amount of fines collected has totaled $200 or less.In accordance with the Illinois Smoke-Free Campus Act the University established a s...

Sphinx Virtuosi orchestra performing at Krannert

October 7, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

There’s something distinctly different about the Sphinx Virtuosi orchestra group. As with professional orchestra groups, the musical talent is there. However, while many “Big Five” chamber and other professional orchestras may be comprised of mainly white musicians, the Sphinx Virtuosi doesn’...

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