The Daily Illini

Homecoming: A foreign term for some

By Mikayla Ostendorf

October 27, 2014

With more than 9,800 international students at the University there are many differences between American culture and others. One such difference is Homecoming. “We don’t have football in France, just soccer,” said Benoit Coulan, an exchange graduate student who studies Business at ESCP Europe...

Men’s cross-country prepares for first meet of season

By Bob Merlo

September 2, 2011

A new-look Illini men’s cross-country team plans to get its first assessment at how the team runs together competitively at the Illini Challenge held at the Arboretum. The Gavin Kennedy era will commence for Illinois when the starting gun sounds at 5:30 p.m. Friday. The race will serve as an oppor...