The Daily Illini

Unifying cultures through cricket

Students play cricket on the South Quad on April 24. Participants are members of the Cricket Club of Illinois, a registered student organization. Cricket tournament finals will be Sunday on the South Quad.

By Abrar Al-Heeti

April 30, 2015

Every Friday night since April 4, the South Quad has transformed into a cricket field.Over 100 people, mostly from Pakistan, India and Bangladesh, spread out across the lawn to play cricket for recreation. They also prepare for their upcoming tournament finals, which will be on Sunday on the South Quad.So...

Local leaders announce support for Rosenberg for state representative

By Eleanor Black

February 13, 2014

Rep. Naomi Jakobsson, D-103, and Urbana Mayor Laurel Prussing announced their endorsements for democratic candidate Sam Rosenberg for state representative of the 103rd district. They were joined by Champaign Mayor Don Gerard, who endorsed Rosenberg in January. Rosenberg, a University alumnus and local tr...