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Illini women’s wheelchair basketball set up for second half of season

Illini women’s wheelchair basketball set up for second half of season

By Thomas Polcyn

January 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

Tweet: @IllinoisWCBball is ahead of schedule compared to last years championship run. #IlliniWith more than half of the Illinois women’s wheelchair basketball season completed, head coach Stephanie Wheelerbr is feeling good about the direction of her team. The women’s team has now played some of th...

Senior wheelchair basketball Player aims to make impact on and off the court

By Thomas Polcyn

October 14, 2015


Filed under Sports

Senior wheelchair basketball player Christina Young came to the University of Illinois for work and or play.Young majors in kinesiology and pre-occupational therapy, and minors in Speech and Hearing Science. She hopes those degrees will propel her into a career as a occupational therapist.A...

Student musician prepares to release follow-up to hit single

By Julia Marbach

January 23, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

He expected 5,000 views. He got almost 40,000. He expected “kudos” from friends and family. He got a random girl changing her last name to Rusch on Twitter. Welcome to the world of Scott Rusch, stage name for Scott Rausch, piano and guitar playing singer-songwriter in his senior year who, after ...