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UI tasks search committee with finding new athletic director

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...

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

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

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.
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...

Ski and Snowboard Club hits Breckenridge

Ski and Snowboard Club hits Breckenridge
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...

Beverly Smith: Bringing Native American values to higher education

Native American House assistant director, Beverly Smith, talks about Native American relations and populations at the Women's Resource Center.
November 11, 2014

Beverly Smith’s out-of-office email signature includes the quote: “Education is the ladder, my children take that ladder.” The quote is from Chief Manuelito, a principal war chief of the Diné tribe...

Q&A with counterculture enthusiast and alumnus, Steven Hager

Q&A with counterculture enthusiast and alumnus, Steven Hager
October 20, 2014

Steven Hager sat on a small, wooden bench in the Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. His tall, thin frame leaned against the wall, legs crossed, hands escaping a finger-laced position only to gesture...

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...

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...

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