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“In Whose Honor?” panel seeks to raise awareness regarding Chief Illiniwek

March 14, 2015

When the University of Illinois Board of Trustees voted for Chief Illiniwek to dance his last in 2007, under threat of NCAA sanctions, it seemed that retiring the fictitious Chief’s name, image and regalia...

University to celebrate veterans all month long

November 11, 2013

When the United States celebrated its first Veterans Day in 1938, the University had already established a deep tie to military service after having 189 students and alumni die during World War I. Now...

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