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Prestigious institutions aren’t immune to sexual assault

By Isabella Winkler, Columnist

August 9, 2016

United States politicians have been involved in over 40 sex scandals since 1980. Between affairs and harassment allegations, it is frustrating to see men who are held to such high standards manipulate their powers. Many of these men are plucked from the most prestigious colleges across the country. We...

UI alumna could fill vacant supreme court seat

KRT US NEWS STAND ALONE PHOTO SLUGGED: SUPREMECOURT KRT PHOTOGRAPH BY PETE SOUZA/CHICAGO TRIBUNE (December 5) WASHINGTON, D.C.--  Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, one of nine justices of the Supreme Court who posed for news photographers in a rare session Friday, December 5, 2003. (lde)  2003

By Daily Illini Staff Report

February 24, 2016

As questions about the future of late Justice Antonin Scalia’s Supreme Court finds its way into presidential debates and national headlines, University alumna Patricia Millett could be the answer. Millett, currently a judge for the United States Court of Appeals in the District of Columbia Cir...

University ranks 41 among national universities

The Marching Illini perform on the Foellinger terrace at Quad Day 2015.

By Jason Chun

September 9, 2015

U.S. News and World Report released its annual college rankings Tuesday, ranking the University at 41st among all national universities. "It's always nice when external organizations recognize our achievements," said Robin Kaler, campus spokesperson.She added the University likes to measure its success based on ...