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Teal Pumpkin Project promotes food allergy awareness

By Jasmine Dinh

October 30, 2014

This Halloween, families are opting out of the traditional orange pumpkins for teal-painted ones to help raise awareness about food allergies. The new tradition is called the Teal Pumpkin Project, with the color teal representing food allergy awareness. By placing a teal painted pumpkin on doorsteps, t...

UI president deserves higher salary

By Daily Illini Editorial Board

September 18, 2014

It’s about time the president gets a raise. We sure don’t pay current University president Robert Easter like he heads the University with first place national ranking in civil engineering, undergraduate engineering science and physics. We don’t pay him like he administers the number 11 public sch...