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Campus bars not only businesses impacted on Unofficial

By Lilly Mashayek March 3, 2016

Each year, Unofficial draws both University students and visitors to the many businesses located around Campustown, which can be a big boost to some popular campus locations.“We definitely get more customers,”...

David Sedaris’ evening at the Virginia

David Sedaris’ evening at the Virginia

By Lillian Barkley April 28, 2015

David Sedaris has a key to the city and promised to steal Champaign’s riches while its citizens sleep. The author was honored with the key by Mayor Don Gerard before his performance, “An Evening with...

New King Dad to be crowned on Dads Weekend

New King Dad to be crowned on Dads Weekend

November 13, 2014

Fathers may call their daughters “princesses” and treat their children like royalty, but not many children get the chance to call their fathers a “king.” The King Dad Award is awarded every year...

Riders board a MTD bus across the street from the Illini Union on Sunday, October 19, 2008.

Jumpstarting your relationship with CUMTD

By Earn Saenmuk July 26, 2014

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has 647 total buildings, covering an area of 7.1 square miles, which makes it difficult to walk from one side of the campus to another. Most students rely...

Cut your costs on textbook purchases

Cut your costs on textbook purchases

July 26, 2014

The costs of textbooks can add up fast. When added with the other costs of college — tuition, meal plan, booze, Fat Sandwich (the list goes on) — it makes sense to minimize what you can, and it just...

Top spots for coffee stops; Students are keen on their favorite coffee bean

Top spots for coffee stops; Students are keen on their favorite coffee bean

By Christen McGlynn April 29, 2014

Whether students at the University are cramming for an exam, struggling through a long day of classes after a night out or simply trying to wake up, they usually turn to the one thing that has the perfect...

Students Justin Hughes and Jamie Pu participate in a Super Smash Brothers Brawl Tournament this past Saturday afternoon in the Union's basement.

Students get social during Super Smash Bros. tournament

By Annabeth Carlson February 26, 2014

On Saturday afternoon, the basement of the Illini Union was quiet. The only sound to be heard was the light tapping of keys on laptops and the occasional person ordering in the food court. However, a few...

Ghungroo Dance Company performs in Indian Student Association’s India Night at Foellinger Auditorium in March 2013. They are one of three dance groups that will perform at Diwali Night at Lincoln Hall Theater on Saturday.

Indian Student Association to host Diwali Night talent competition

By Saher Khan November 14, 2013

The Indian Student Association will celebrate its biggest cultural event, Diwali Night, with a talent show competition at Lincoln Hall Theater on Saturday at 7 p.m. The registered student organization...

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