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UPDATED: UIC student arrested, charged in connection with threats to University of Chicago campus

UPDATED: UIC student arrested, charged in connection with threats to University of Chicago campus

By Abigale Svoboda

November 29, 2015

UPDATE (5 p.m.): Jabari R. Dean, a 21-year-old student at the University of Illinois at Chicago was charged with transmitting a threat in interstate commerce according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Northern District of Illinois.DNAinfo.com reported that at Dean's federal hearin...

New police force created to stop gun violence

By Atoosa Sayeh

June 3, 2015

The Champaign Police Department, Urbana Police Department, Champaign County Sheriff’s Office and University of Illinois Police Department are working together as a newly formed task force to address recent gun violence in the Champaign-Urbana community.  The group held a press conference Tuesday to discuss the...

New IFC president aims to unite Greek community

New IFC president aims to unite Greek community

December 11, 2013

Coming from the suburbs of Atlanta, Ga., Kurt Zellner, junior in LAS, didn’t really know anyone at the University. Greek life was a place where he felt a sense of belonging, was offered leadership opportunities and made lasting friendships. Zellner said he believes becoming the new Interfraternity Counc...