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LIVE: Biden speaks on supporting survivors

LIVE: Biden speaks on supporting survivors

By Daily Illini Staff Report

April 23, 2015

2:15 p.m.: Joe Biden visited the Alma Mater before going back to Washington. {{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="ee165780-e9f3-11e4-bab5-771c464104a6"}} ** 1:55 p.m.:  The event has ended and the crowds are leaving CRCE. ** 1:35 p.m.: Sexual assault statistics have not changed in the past 20 years, Bi...

’12 Years a Slave’ wins for best picture, ‘Gravity’ pulls in 7 Oscars

’12 Years a Slave’ wins for best picture, ‘Gravity’ pulls in 7 Oscars

By Ryan Weber and Karyna Rodriguez

March 3, 2014

"12 Years a Slave" took home the big prize at the end of the 86th Academy Awards, and "Gravity" won seven of the 10 Oscars for which it was nominated.  Both "Gravity" and "American Hustle" were nominated for 10 Academy Awards, but "American Hustle" took home none. "12 Years a Slave" was nominated for ...

Illini fall to stiff competition in Boston

November 12, 2013

Head coach Michelle Dasso tried to look at the bright side of the Illinois women’s tennis team’s trip to Harvard for the Harvard Invitational. “We enjoyed Boston,” Dasso said. “The city was nice.” But on the tennis side of the team’s last fall tournament, it wasn’t as nice. “I’m not g...