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A letter from Director of Athletics Mike Thomas

A letter from Director of Athletics Mike Thomas

July 26, 2014

Dear Fighting Illini Students, On behalf of the entire Division of Intercollegiate Athletics at the University of Illinois, I would like to welcome you to campus for the beginning of another great school year! I’m very excited to see what 2014-2015 holds after the many successes of the past year. I h...

Get the most of C-U on a student’s budget

By Sarah Soenke

July 26, 2014

It may be in the middle of East Central Illinois, but Champaign-Urbana has a lot going on. And with the twin cities being popularly termed a “micro-urban community,” the costs for many leisure and entertainment options are micro too, if not entirely free. So take a break from thinking about your newly acquired...

Four Illini athletes to watch in the 2014-15 season

Four Illini athletes to watch in the 2014-15 season

July 26, 2014

Even casual Illini sports fans know who Dee Brown and Juice Williams are. But it’s been seven years since either of them suited up in orange and blue. The diehard fans will know the more recent names: Brandon Paul, Nathan Scheelhaase and Adrienne GodBold, to name a few. But which Illini should you be...