The Daily Illini

Students must explore their passions outside the classroom

By Cassandra Masters, Columnist

August 9, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinions

After attending TEDxUIUC’s conference last weekend, I came to one realization: I am doing absolutely nothing worthwhile with my time here at the University. Although the day-long conference had various lessons and overarching ideas, this was the message that rang clear to me. Although each speaker d...

FIve UI alum on recent Forbes "30 under 30"

By Daniel Corry

January 20, 2016


Filed under News

This year Forbes magazine’s annual “30 under 30” featured five “game changers, movers and makers” with University backgrounds. The annual issue highlights the 30 brightest people under the age of 30 in 20 different fields. This year, Phil Ansell, Qian Chen, Nisha Chittal, Scott Daigle and P...