The Daily Illini

Annual 5K Homecoming race restarts after 8 year hiatus

The Homecoming 5k returns after nearly a decade on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 at the Arboretum.

October 20, 2014

The reason that Joel Sarmiento runs is not only to stay in shape or to be healthy. It’s to keep a peaceful, calm mindset. “You get into this state of mind where everything’s clear, and you’re not thinking about anything — you’re just running,” said Sarmiento, junior in Engineering. “It’s jus...