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Students create app to pay for cover digitally

Students create app to pay for cover digitally

By Maddie Galassi

November 30, 2015


Filed under Life & Culture

A University student has found a way to fix a common problem many students encounter in the nightlife — paying cover at bars.Cover’d, which launched November 17, is an app that allows users to pay for cover at Kam’s on their mobile device, eliminating the need for cash to enter the bar. Th...

How I found my summer internship

How I found my summer internship

By Christen McGlynn

January 27, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

For many students, a feeling of uncertainty soon overshadows the exciting anticipation of summer. Why? The search of that perfect internship. Obtaining an internship that will help secure a job once graduation approaches is ideal, yet it is often difficult to obtain. Even if a student is capable of ...

50Diamonds Photography captures college life on University campus

50Diamonds Photography captures college life on University campus

April 2, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

Whether it is taking advantage of Tuesday night’s drink specials or rolling around in hay at a barn dance, University students create memories to look back on long after their college years have passed. Now, those memories can be captured through 50Diamonds Photography. 50Diamonds Photography is an on-...

February bar checks results in more than 60 citations

By Daily Illini Staff Report

March 7, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

Illinois State Police, along with the Champaign Police Department, conducted two Alcohol Countermeasure Enforcement covert details in February. On Feb. 21, 35 citations were issued by the ISP and the Champaign Police. Of the 35 citations, 11 were issued at Joe’s Brewery, seven at It’s Brothers, six at...

Senior Scully’s aggression results in goals, intimidation for Illini hockey

By Sean Neumann

February 19, 2014


Filed under Sports

Editor’s note: The Daily Illini sports desk sits down Sunday nights and decides which Illinois athlete or coach is our Illini of the Week. Athletes and coaches are evaluated by individual performance and contribution to team success. If you first met John Scully off the ice, he’d most likely giv...

Restaurant Week to feature special deals at local eateries

January 23, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

For college students, spending $9 for chips and a burrito from Chipotle can feel like a splurge, as they pinch pennies to also afford tuition and textbooks. But from Jan. 26 to Feb. 1, the Champaign Center Partnership is presenting the 4th Annual Center City Restaurant Week, promoting various meal deals ...