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West Quad and HERE Champaign townhomes to take root in campustown

West Quad and HERE Champaign townhomes to take root in campustown

By Bridget Hynes

February 24, 2015

Starting in Fall 2015, two new apartment complexes will open for student living on campus: West Quad and HERE Champaign. West Quad is currently under construction at 30 E. John St. in Champaign, while HERE Champaign is being built at 308 E. Green St. in Champaign. CA Student Living, formerly Campus Ac...

Energy-saving tips for apartment tenants

By Becky Nguyen

February 24, 2015

Cursed with a relentless combination of bitter, arctic winters and sweltering summers, University students who live in apartments have had their fair share of paying for hefty utility bills. Add to that dozens of electronics and appliances that constantly consume energy, and some students may find th...

Size no object for Starks in starting role with Illinois

Illinois' Ahmad Starks shoots a three-pointer during the exhibition game against Quincy at State Farm Center on Friday.

By Sam Sherman

November 10, 2014

When Ahmad Starks was in eighth grade, he played in a Boo Williams Invitational tournament in Virginia. Almost everyone in the tournament was 15-years-old, except for Starks. At 13, Starks was good enough to jump two age levels. Starks’ team made it all the way to the championship game to take on the Boo Will...