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University student delivers Report to the Nation in Washington D.C.

University student delivers Report to the Nation in Washington D.C.
March 17, 2015

On an average day, Peter Schmidt, sophomore in Engineering, goes to classes and participates in the Illinois Sailing Team and service fraternity Alpha Phi Omega. But on Feb. 21, Schmidt was one of 10 youth...

Ebertfest bringing big names

Roger Ebert raises his hand to interject during his wife Chaz Hammelsmith Ebert's (not pictured) speech at the Ebertfest Opening Night Gala at the President's House on Wednesday, April 25, 2012.
March 12, 2014

This year’s Roger Ebert Film Festival will bring a slew of big name directors to The Virginia Theatre, including Spike Lee, Oliver Stone, Steve James and Patton Oswalt. This will be the 16th annual Ebertfest...

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