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Illini Moms on the Quad

Illini Moms on the Quad

By Charlotte Collins and Ju Yeon Kim

April 9, 2017

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

Lean In RSO focuses on closing gender gap

Lean In RSO focuses on closing gender gap

By Saher Khan

October 21, 2014

At a UN conference on Sept. 20, Emma Watson said, “Feminism by definition is the belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities. It is the theory of political, economic and social equality of the sexes.”  She was there to speak about gender inequality and the HeForShe campaign taking hold on...

Thirty-five vie for the title ‘Mom of the Year’

By David Rothmund

April 1, 2014

Since 1921, mothers and mother-like figures have traveled to campus for Mothers Day (now known as Moms Weekend). In 2008, the Moms Association created The Amelia Alpiner Stern Mom of the Year Award as an opportunity for University students to recognize the dedication and achievement of their own mothers.  T...