The Daily Illini

Newborn’s death could have been prevented

By Da Yeon Eom, Columnist

August 9, 2016

“Have you heard about the baby?” It was the question asked by many who heard or read the news about the incident that occurred on campus March 13. A student at the University secretly gave birth to a child in a bathroom of Bousfield Hall and hid the baby in a backpack to conceal the act. The baby wa...