The Daily Illini

YouTube founding team member shares advice with fellow Illini

By Aaron Navarro

October 25, 2015

In the 14 years since she left the University, Christina Brodbeck has made a name for herself; but the foundation for her career began on the Urbana campus, she said.Brodbeck, recipient of the 2015 LAS Outstanding Young Alumni Award, an original YouTube team member and class of 2001 alumna, spoke at a networking sem...

Students involved in silent protest meet with faculty to address inclusivity issues

Aja Beckham, a freshman in LAS, partakes in a silent protest to expose microaggression toward blacks at UIUC on the Main Quad on March 6.

By Jessica Ramos

March 12, 2014

Several students who took part in the silent protest Being Black at Illinois met with University officials on Monday in an effort to address race issues on campus. During the meeting, students voiced their concerns to Renee Romano, vice chancellor for student affairs, and Charles Tucker, vice provost for un...