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Mike Turk wins Doc Counsilman Science Award

By Masaki Sugimoto

June 29, 2015

Illinois track and field head coach Mike Turk won the 2014 Doc Counsilman Science Award. The award is given to a coach that use science and technology as a key to their coaching, according to a press release from the Division of Intercolligate Athletics. The award is handed out by the United Sta...

Several Illini compete at USA Track and Field Championships

Illinois' DJ Zhan crosses the finish line to win the 4x100 meter relay during the Illinois Twilight Track and Field meet at Illinois Soccer and Track Stadium on Saturday, April 12, 2014.

By Masaki Sugimoto

June 28, 2015

Several current and former Illini competed in the 2015 United States Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The Championships featured some of the best track and field talent from all around the U.S. The tournament could also be an indicator for the American spots at Rio 2016.  There were ni...

University residence halls compete in Eco-Olympics

By Austin Keating

April 15, 2014

Seated around a table in a cubicle study room in the Undergraduate Library, a group of students had to solve a problem. It wasn’t a complicated integral or anything class related; the problem had to do with energy conservation — how were they going to reduce energy consumption at the University’...