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No car needed to run errands in Champaign-Urbana

For fresh groceries, head to County Market. Located a few blocks north of Green Street, no car is necessary.
August 1, 2017

One of the biggest realizations I had when I came to college was that my stomach wouldn't be full and my ailments would not go away unless I did something about it myself. My mini fridge had to be stocked...

Fight and fend off illness with McKinley Health Center

When you're having trouble with your mental health, McKinley Health Center is a crucial resource.
August 1, 2017

Whether it’s navigating campus, joining clubs or balancing your new workload, what seems intimidating now for incoming students quickly becomes second nature as you become acquainted with the University. Dorm...

UIPD issues notice reporting sexual assault at fraternity house

February 8, 2016

The University of Illinois Police Department issued a Campus Safety Notice on Monday to inform the campus community about a sexual assault that occurred Sunday morning.According to the notice, the incident...

UI sees biggest mumps outbreak in decade

July 30, 2015

A mumps outbreak that started around April at the University has continued to produce cases of the viral illness.According to Rachella Thompson-Brown, communicable disease investigator at the Champaign-Urbana...

UI to hold 2nd annual NEDA walk Saturday

Attendants from the previous NEDA WALK in 2013. (From left to right: Lori Tabakin; Connie Langellier, clinical counselor at the University's Counseling Center; Scott Tabakin, ValueOptions Chief Financial Officer and guest speaker.)
April 16, 2015

More than 150 people will gather at the University Arboretum on Saturday morning for one cause: to raise awareness and support for those struggling with eating disorders. The University’s Counseling...

McKinley to host ninth-annual “Alcohol Awareness: Think Before You Drink”

Event committee members promote McKinley Health Center’s “Alcohol Awareness: Think Before You Drink” event, which will take place Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. in SDRP Multipurpose rooms.
October 16, 2014

The Illini Union side of the Quad became littered with shards of glass and metal on Monday.  A “junked” four-door black car made an appearance to promote the issue of irresponsible drinking on college...

R.A.C.E.S. to host “Healing Works” at Indi Go

September 3, 2014

Sexual assault is a recurring topic of discussion on college campuses, and the University is no exception to the ongoing forum.  According to McKinley Health Center’s website, one out of every six female...

Tips for getting through sicknesses at college

Tips for getting through sicknesses at college
August 14, 2014

I can count on one hand the number of times I became sick enough to miss school growing up. When I was lucky enough to succumb some sort of ailment, I saw it as a mini-vacation. My mom would wait on me...

Don’t let stress affect tests: Tips for studying when stressed

May 8, 2014

Students wake up to a slight, cool breeze rolling through the dorm room window, and a bright ray of sunlight peaks through the curtains. They groggily roll out of bed, (after snoozing the alarm three times)...

How to stress eat the smart way

December 12, 2013

It can be easy to feel the pressure as the pile of study materials grows higher and the number of hours until one’s next final exam quickly declines. But there is always that special something that will...

National Influenza Vaccination Week: Time to dispell myths

December 9, 2013

Alicia Walsh, an exchange student from Swansea University in Wales, refuses to get the flu vaccine. “I got the flu shot once when I was younger, and it made me sick,” Walsh said. “I remember not...

How to stay ‘chill-free’ until winter break

December 4, 2013

Given that the first snowfall of the season has already passed, it’s the time of year for University students to bundle up, prepare for hazardous weather and stay healthy.  Upon coming to the University...

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