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New task force to be implemented

New task force to be implemented

By Stephen Nye

October 27, 2015

A month after a panel on race relations was held featuring Champaign community leaders such as Mayor Deb Feinen and Chief of Police Anthony Cobb, the Champaign County Board approved the creation of a local task force investigating race relations.The Champaign County Board approved the creation in a 1...

UI to give Marching Illini more financial support

UI to give Marching Illini more financial support

By Daily Illini Staff Report

April 15, 2015

After recent negotiations with the University, Barry Houser, director of the Marching Illini athletic band, opted to stay with Illinois.  Houser visited Ohio State University in Columbus Monday and Tuesday of last week to see about taking a job with their band.  “There has been some financial support...