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Single seriving recipes: Meals in a mug

Microwave chilaquiles (above) and omelets (below) are some of the easy-to-make mug recipes college students can try out in their favorite coffee cup.

By Taylor Lucero

August 27, 2014

I have never successfully used an oven before. In fact, the first and only time I tried cooking a frozen pizza, I ended up getting sick. Because I am a self-proclaimed terrible cook, I usually end up getting fast food, but that quickly gets too expensive. That is why I turned to making meals in mugs....

Illini to face similarly struggling Badgers on Tuesday

Illinois' Joseph Bertrand (2) secures a loose ball during the game against Wisconsin at the Kohl Center in Madison, Wisc. on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. The Illini lost, 95-70.

February 4, 2014

There are no easy nights in Big Ten basketball. There’s evidence in that Illinois has not won a basketball game in a month and Wisconsin, ranked as high as third in the country at one time, has lost five of six and dropped out of the national rankings. When the teams last met on Jan. 8, Wisconsin wa...