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New VPs set tone for semester

February 3, 2016

Laura Saldivar and Jill Whitmanch, Illinois Student Senate vice presidents – external and internal respectively – took their new positions Dec. 9 when former vice presidents Matt Hill and Sarah Hochman...

Illinois Student Senate meets for the final time of the fall semester

December 10, 2015

By Samantha Jones ToalStaff writerSenators Say Goodbye On their final day as the Illinois Student Senate vice presidents, Matt Hill and Sarah Hochman, along with former Chief of Staff Samantha Awad said...

VP duo terms end early

December 9, 2015

By Samantha Jones ToalStaff WriterSarah Hochman and Matt Hill resigned from their positions as Illinois Student Senate vice presidents internal and external, respectively, on Nov. 8RB. Their resignations...

Illinois Student Senate VPs resign due to 'unforeseen circumstances'

November 9, 2015

DAILY ILLINI STAFF REPORTMatt Hill and Sarah Hochman, Illinois Student Senate vice presidents external and internal, respectively, resigned from their positions Sunday.Hill’s and Hochman’s resignations...

University to participate in national week of action to stop sexual assault

The it's on us campaign raises awareness for sexual assault by the Alma Mater on Oct. 29, 2015.
November 8, 2015

The spattering of orange and blue t-shirts with the statement “It’s On Us” is found across campus on students who signed a pledge to prevent sexual assault last year.“Almost every day I see someone...

UI promotes campus climate survey

Matt Hill (top left), Moises Contreras (top right), Tara Chattoraj (bottom left), and Raneem Shamseldin (bottom right)
October 27, 2015

Matt Hill, Illinois Student Senate vice president-external, and Renee Romano, vice chancellor for student affairs, stood in the entrance to the Illini Union on Tuesday morning to promote the University’s...

UI to conduct first-ever sexual assault campus climate survey

UI to conduct first-ever sexual assault campus climate survey
October 25, 2015

The University will conduct its first campus climate survey on sexual assault this fall.Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Renee Romano, who helped organized the survey, emailed students Tuesday morning...

University students traveled to Springfield for Crisis Advocacy Day

University students traveled to Springfield for Crisis Advocacy Day
October 20, 2015

Over 250 Illinois college students chanted “cuts mean us” when they arrived in Springfield Tuesday to advocate for students and budget solutions fund higher education.The students visited the state...

UI student named to national "It's On Us" advisory committee

Vice President Joe Biden puts on an
October 6, 2015

Matt Hill, Illinois Student Senate vice president-external, will serve on a national student-run It’s On Us advisory committee, according to a press release from Generation Progress and the Center for...

UI to embark on “Grand Challenge”

September 23, 2015

Students who prefer non-traditional classrooms may have found an outlet in new courses offered by the University.The “Grand Challenge Experience,” or GCE, courses are the product of a group of faculty...

It’s On Us to use 1 year anniversary to launch new task force

Alma Mater stands near the Main Quad wearing an It's On Us campaign shirt.
September 16, 2015

The Illinois Student Senate will recognize the one-year anniversary of the It’s On Us campaign with the launch of a new task force on Sept. 19.The task force will attempt to bring together students from...

Student Senate discusses tuition, elects C-U liasions

September 10, 2015

Tweet: Mitch Dickey, Illinois Student Senate president, is still dedicated to lowering the cost of college tuition.Illinois Student Senate met for the third time of the school year Wednesday but had...

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