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Illinois men's cross-country take second at Big Ten Championships

Illinois' Dylan Lafond during the Big Ten men's cross-country championship in Evanston, Illinois, on Sunday. Lafond finished third and helped the Illini end the meet in second.
November 1, 2015

With just about a hundred meters left in the race, freshman Dan Lathrop kicked into a higher gear and started accelerating towards the finish line.With just about every other stride he passed his opponents,...

Professor helps earn grant for College of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Robert Weeden (right) watches over Jason Lyn and Annie Strong as they spay a dog at the Champaign County Humane Society.
December 9, 2013

Robert Weedon does not need an alarm clock to wake up in the morning — his passion for his job is what gets him out of bed. “Yesterday morning I woke up at 4 o’clock. I was wide awake and was excited...

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