The Daily Illini

UI tasks search committee with finding new athletic director

By Charlotte Carroll

November 24, 2015

Illinois has a search committee for a new athletic director.Interim Chancellor Barbara Wilson announced in a press release Friday the eight people that will aid in the search for a replacement for interim athletic director Paul Kowalcyzk, who has been on the job for a little more...

Champaign-Urbana residents commute by car less than other big cities

Champaign-Urbana residents commute by car less than other big cities

By Jessie Webster

September 1, 2015

The cars that race down Green Street every day may imply otherwise, but a report from the U.S. Census reported residents in the Champaign-Urbana area make up one of the lowest rates of private vehicle commuting in the country.The report, “Who Drives to Work? Commuting by Automobile in the United State...

Illini 4000 prepares to bike across the country

Illini 4000 members will bike through 13 states on their 4,519.1 mile journey starting May 23.

By Brittney Nadler

April 29, 2015

They end at the Golden Gate Bridge, weave past accident-prone casual bikers, and glide down one final hill before reuniting with their families on a beach after 73 days apart. They are Illini 4000, a registered nonprofit and Registered Student Organization that raises money for cancer research, patient supp...

Ski and Snowboard Club hits Breckenridge

Ski and Snowboard Club hits Breckenridge

By Lillian Barkley

January 16, 2015

Considering the below-freezing temperatures sweeping the Midwest over the past week, a trip to Colorado will be a smooth transition for the University’s Ski and Snowboard Club. For the week of January 11, members of the club traveled to Breckenridge, Colo., for the club’s largest annual trip. Roughly...

Perusing through the popular booths

August 22, 2014

Quad Day is returning on Sunday and will showcase all the different and diverse registered student organizations that the University has to offer. According to the Office of Registered Organizations, the University offers more than 1,100 RSOs. With all of the choices available to students, Quad Day ...

Illini women’s basketball drops third straight game to No. 11 Colorado

December 9, 2013

With or without head coach Matt Bollant, the Illinois women’s basketball team can’t seem to shake its recent tailspin. For the third consecutive game, the Illini (5-5) couldn’t seem to mend their problems on both sides of the ball. Poor shooting and poor defending caused Illinois to lose its thir...