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Jill Stein, Green Party presidential candidate, visits University

By Michael Semaca

March 3, 2016

By Michael SemacaContributing writerJill Stein, the Green Party’s leading candidate for the 2016 presidential election, spoke at the University on Wednesday night, promoting her party’s political values.JTStein, the only presidential candidate to visit the University this election cycle, has been ...

Illini Katrina Gerhard: Finding freedom in the chair

Illini Katrina Gerhard: Finding freedom in the chair

By Joey Figueroa

September 21, 2015

Katrina Gerhard likes to go fast. She likes the rush of speeding down an open road with scenery blurring past her. She likes zeroing in on the competition, with nothing else in the world to worry about. Just her, the path and her wheelchair. She likes to take the positives out of every situati...