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Grad school applications: Pick your palette

Grad school applications: Pick your palette

January 11, 2015

The process of applying to grad schools, for me, has been something like painting the walls of a house. You go to a hardware store and stand in front of the endless wall of paint palettes. Then you start asking yourself questions: Which one goes best with my room? What color do I truly enjoy? You know ...

Grad School: To Apply, or not to Apply?

Grad School: To Apply, or not to Apply?

By Christen McGlynn

September 16, 2014

As a senior at the University, my friends are constantly questioning whether they should apply to grad school, law school, medical school or some other type of secondary education. I have chosen to pursue a degree in law, and will continue my education after commencement in May. But I have to admit, af...

Students vote “yes” to divest from coal

By Claire Everett

November 19, 2013

A majority of students voted “yes” to divest University endowment funds from coal in an online referendum question last week. UIUC Beyond Coal, an organization that is sponsored by the environmental organization Sierra Club, posed the sole referendum question on the ballot and released the results Fri...