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Illini Moms on the Quad

Illini Moms on the Quad

By Charlotte Collins and Ju Yeon Kim

April 9, 2017


Filed under Life & Culture, Photo & Video, Video

University of Illinois welcomes all mothers on campus this weekend to enjoy some quality time together.

Moms Weekend: A brief history

Moms Weekend: A brief history

By Bridget Hynes

April 7, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Since Moms Weekend first began in 1922, it has evolved over the years to become what it is today.  According to a document in the University Archives titled “Mothers Association: 50 years of service to the U of I” by Ellen Ferber, both Moms Weekend and Dads Weekend began not long after World War I e...

Students celebrate Moms Weekend with whole family

Students celebrate Moms Weekend with whole family

By Jaini Shah

April 7, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Moms Weekend has an ongoing tradition of moms visiting their children, but some students celebrate it in an unconventional way by inviting other family members down.   Ellie Gallo, sophomore in Education, not only has her mom visiting her, but is also going to be joined by her aunts from her mom’s side ...

Black Chorus Concert continues to bring family together

Black Chorus Concert continues to bring family together

By Rabia Ilyas

April 7, 2015


Filed under Life & Culture

Moms Weekend is an enjoyable event for the thousands of students on campus. But for one student, it holds significant meaning and culture, along with the usual fun. Jasmine Washington, junior in ACES, looks forward to attending many of the University-hosted events with her family during Moms Weekend...