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West Quad and HERE Champaign townhomes to take root in campustown

West Quad and HERE Champaign townhomes to take root in campustown

By Bridget Hynes February 24, 2015

Starting in Fall 2015, two new apartment complexes will open for student living on campus: West Quad and HERE Champaign. West Quad is currently under construction at 30 E. John St. in Champaign, while...

Chicago artist discusses her latest C-U sculptures, 'Amplifiers,' 'Asteray'

Chicago artist discusses her latest C-U sculptures, 'Amplifiers,' 'Asteray'

By Sarah Foster February 3, 2015

The products of Nicole Beck’s creative mind have decorated the Champaign-Urbana area for four years.Sculptures “Asteray,” “Astroterra” and “Foxgloves” stand tall in the community for art-enthusiasts...

Sameerah Ahmad, one of Graduate Employees’ Organization’s two union organizers, stands with promotional materials for the GEO’s first Craft Beer Night planned for Saturday from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Indi Go Artist Co-op and Gallery.

Graduate Employees’ Organization works toward community solidarity

By Shalayne Pulia November 13, 2014

The University’s Graduate Employees’ Organization hosted a rally on Wednesday afternoon to support workers’ rights and to raise awareness about conflicts with University administration. The rally...

A balancing act

By Abrar Al-Heeti September 16, 2014

Managing a full course load can be quite the challenge, and having an internship on top of that requires even more dedication. But taking part in an internship during the school year instead of waiting...

Purdue shooting: 1 dead, suspect in custody, police say

By Michael Muskal and Saba Hamedy January 21, 2014

One person was killed and another was in custody after a shooting at Purdue University on Tuesday, officials said. University police chief John Cox said the gunman walked into a room at the school's electrical...

UI professor encourages active, healthy lifestyle

By David Rothmund November 14, 2013

Dr. Wojtek J. Chodzko-Zajko’s workspace is far from ordinary. Although a computer monitor is positioned at the top of his desk, a treadmill takes the place of his chair. In addition to his work as a...

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