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The 'best band in the land' shows its Illini pride in NYC and on social media

The 'best band in the land' shows its Illini pride in NYC and on social media

By Abigale Svoboda

November 26, 2015

The Marching Illini will lead Santa through midtown Manhattan in the 89th Macy’s Day Parade on Thursday. The band — which has been preparing for the parade for over a year now — will perform in the parade for the very first time in University history this Thanksgiving. Though this is...

Homecoming Parade at U of I 2015

By Abraham Koshy

October 24, 2015

The Alumni Association hosted the Illinois Homecoming 2015. Students, alumni, and residents of the community were out cheering the parade and children grabbed at the candy being thrown....