The Daily Illini

No. 3 ranked Illinois concludes strong weekend with second-place finish.

By Drake Pena

April 5, 2015

The Illinois men’s golf team shot a combined 841 (-23) to cap off a successful showing at the 3M Augusta Invitational in Augusta, Georgia, finishing second in a field of 15 Sunday. In a group that included No. 2 Texas, and No. 25 New Mexico, Illinois showed why it’s considered among the elite teams ...

Groceries: From corporate to co-op

Groceries: From corporate to co-op

By Christina Oehler

February 24, 2015

Whether it is academics, finances or gossip, students have a variety of factors that are constantly influencing their daily decisions. Healthy living choices are no exception, and with the media constantly reminding students that “clean eating” and “buying local” are crucial to a well-rounded diet, ...

Gluten-free food options increase for students on campus

Gluten-free food options increase for students on campus

October 14, 2014

As the number of people avoiding gluten continues to rise, restaurants and grocery stores are adapting the products they offer to meet the demand.  According to a 2013 NPD group survey, the number of people diagnosed with Celiac disease, an autoimmune disease that leaves a person unable to digest glu...

Pumpkin spice invasion takes over food industry

Pumpkin spice invasion takes over food industry

October 13, 2014

Pumpkin isn’t merely a type of pie consumed on Thanksgiving anymore. In recent years, pumpkin flavors have exploded in the food industry, starting a new food craze. From Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice Latte to Dunkin’ Donuts pumpkin flavored food, coffee shops and other brands are getting in on the ...

Jumpstarting your relationship with CUMTD

Jumpstarting your relationship with CUMTD

By Earn Saenmuk

July 25, 2014

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has 647 total buildings, covering an area of 7.1 square miles, which makes it difficult to walk from one side of the campus to another. Most students rely on Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (CUMTD) buses to commute. There are many different lines o...