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Giving thanks for education opportunities

Giving thanks for education opportunities

By Kaanan Raja

November 19, 2014

As we get closer and closer to Thanksgiving, students on campus grip the sides of their coats with excitement for our upcoming break, start saving extra cash for Black Friday and grow hungry just thinking of the annual grand dinner many will be having. Yet, while this season is supposed to represent ...

Local bands dominate Pygmalion Festival lineup

The 92s

September 25, 2014

With Chicago being known as the breeding ground for Midwest music, smaller towns, such as Champaign-Urbana, can be excluded from the Chicago spotlight.  Having received more notoriety in the late ‘80s and ‘90s due to internationally known acts such as REO Speedwagon, Poster Children, National Skyline and H...