The Daily Illini

Men’s and women’s rowing crews show potential at Chicago boat race

By Carly Kulenkamp

October 28, 2015

The Illinois men’s and women’s rowing teams both showed promise in their performance this past weekend in Chicago.The Illini journeyed up to the windy city to face the DePaul Blue Demons in the annual Race4Row Chicago Boat Race. This race serves as a fundraiser for Recovery on Water, "A mutua...

Dads through the decades

4. A University student talks on a landline telephone in 1970.

By Bridget Hynes

November 11, 2014

Imagine a time when yearly college tuition was in the hundreds, every dorm room had a landline phone and a Friday night beer at the bar cost ten cents. These alumni dads and uncles reminisce about their college years during the 50s, 70s and 80s: 1. “Dates were going to a movie, dinner or going to a...