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Richartz and Bloch-Jones head to the NCAA Outdoor Championship

Illinois' Kandie Bloch-Jones (477) prepares to warm-up at the Orange & Blue meet at the Armory on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015. 

By Zoe Kaler

May 31, 2015

The Illinois women’s track and field team traveled to Austin this past weekend for the NCAA Division I Track and Field West Preliminary Round.Senior Stephanie Richartz and sophomore Kandie Bloch-Jones were the only two Illini out of eight to advance to the NCAA Outdoor Championships that will take pl...

Putting Baltimore in context

Putting Baltimore in context

By Thomas Dowling

May 4, 2015

If my newsfeed is any indication, the students at the University of Illinois have been closely following the events transpiring in Baltimore, which have been referred to as the Baltimore Riots. Six police officers have been accused of placing Freddie Gray face-first on the floor of a police wagon wit...