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Professor named Presidential Fellow to focus on inclusiveness, equity

By Daily Illini Staff Report

December 7, 2015


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Professor James D. Anderson has been chosen as a new Presidential Fellow to focus on issues of inclusiveness and equity at the University. Anderson has worked as a professor in Education.President Timothy Killeen announced the appointment Monday morning via Massmail. Anderson will serve in the position fo...

University to hold events throughout week for i-Unite 2015

By Daily Illini Staff Report

September 28, 2015


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Students participating in i-Unite this year will be encouraged to “create the world that we imagine.” i-Unite is an annual week-long affair organized by the Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Relations that aims to educate and to embrace differences within the campus community. A variety of event...

Sphinx Virtuosi orchestra performing at Krannert

October 7, 2014


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There’s something distinctly different about the Sphinx Virtuosi orchestra group. As with professional orchestra groups, the musical talent is there. However, while many “Big Five” chamber and other professional orchestras may be comprised of mainly white musicians, the Sphinx Virtuosi doesn’...