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Bernie Sanders holds UI rally

Bernie Sanders holds UI rally

By Daily Illini Staff Report

March 12, 2016


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4:15 p.m. — "Love trumps hatred." Speaking about Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, Sanders speaks of his faith in the American people.  "The American people will defeat Donald Trump," he said.  Sanders says he will defeat Donald Trump because Americans aren't going t...

Bob Woodward speaks at UI on Lincoln's life, own experiences

Bob Woodward speaks at UI on Lincoln's life, own experiences

By Aaron Navarro

January 27, 2016


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Before Bob Woodward could delve into how Abraham Lincoln relates to the 21st century during a lecture at Foellinger Auditorium on Tuesday, he addressed his outfit choice.“I do not have a coat and tie on because I got stranded out of Washington because of the snow,” Woodward said. “The dean generousl...

UPDATED: UIC student arrested, charged in connection with threats to University of Chicago campus

UPDATED: UIC student arrested, charged in connection with threats to University of Chicago campus

By Abigale Svoboda

November 30, 2015


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UPDATE (5 p.m.): Jabari R. Dean, a 21-year-old student at the University of Illinois at Chicago was charged with transmitting a threat in interstate commerce according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Northern District of Illinois.DNAinfo.com reported that at Dean's federal hearin...

Duncan visits UI, discusses challenges for students with disabilities

Duncan visits UI, discusses challenges for students with disabilities

By Aaron Navarro

September 16, 2015


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The Men’s and Women’s wheelchair basketball teams had a special spectator at their Wednesday morning practice. Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education, visited the ARC as part of his national “Back-To-School” bus tour. “[UI’s wheelchair basketball program] is extraordinary, and...

Board of Trustees approves background check, discusses budget

By Maggie Sullivan

September 10, 2015


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UPDATE (12:35 p.m.)Walter Knorr, vice president and chief financial officer, reported an update on the University's financial state despite still lacking finalized state appropriations for fiscal year 2016."We continue to have a spread of possible reduction ranges from $57 million, or 8.5 ...