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Unique RSOs offer alternative workout option

By Lillian Barkley

August 19, 2015

Among the performances on Quad Day, two athletic RSOs tend to garner more whispers and sideways glances. Illini Pole Fitness and Bellydance UIUC members will take the stage on Aug. 23 in an effort to draw attention and increase membership.“The pole definitely drags people in and piques their curiosit...

Biden’s visit inspires continued interest in campaign to end sexual assault

Biden’s visit inspires continued interest in campaign to end sexual assault

By Maggie Sullivan

May 10, 2015

By Maggie Sullivanstaff writerVice President Joe Biden visited the University to celebrate students’ efforts with the “It’s On Us” campaign to end sexual assault on college campuses. The White House launched the “It’s On Us” campaign in October and the University quickly led the pack in ...

Nike re-brand couldn’t come at a better time

By Alex Roux

February 6, 2014

It’s no secret that it’s been a rough year for Illinois sports. Our football and men’s basketball teams have found the Big Ten basement in seasons that included lengthy losing streaks. We’ve seen better days as fans. Our sports egos have taken a bruising. On-field struggles aside, Illinois athle...