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University alumni open Dragon Fire Pizza, C-U newest food truck

University alumni open Dragon Fire Pizza, C-U newest food truck

November 17, 2014

Dave Saam is a self-proclaimed pizza enthusiast.  After years of making pizzas for friends and family, it seemed time for both Dave and his wife, Christy Saam, to open their own pizza business — Dragon Fire Pizza. The food truck, which is serving piping hot, homemade pizzas featuring locally grow...

Breast cancer match hits home for Illini’s Strizak

Breast cancer match hits home for Illini’s Strizak

October 28, 2014

Since 2009, the Illinois volleyball team has hosted its Breast Cancer Awareness match, wearing pink jerseys to raise awareness. The Illini auctioned off the pink jerseys, with the winner being able to place a name of their choosing on the back to recognize someone who has dealt with the disease. Sophomore...