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Graduate Employees Organization holds celebratory rally

By Dixita Limbachia

January 28, 2016

The Graduate Employees Organization held a rally Thursday afternoon to celebrate the University agreement to continue tuition waivers for students in the Master's of Computer Science program.The main objective for the organization is to protect tuition waivers for graduate students, especially for international st...

UI students push for change on campus

By Marijo Enderle

December 9, 2015

By Marijo EnderleAssistant news editorThe creation of an “Illini White Student Union” Facebook page — created on Nov. 18 — gained national attention and sparked responses and new initiatives from University administrators.The Facebook page denounced black students and Black Lives Matter supporters as terrorists after t...

Union members rally for fair contract from University

Union members rally for fair contract from University

July 21, 2015

Last Tuesday at noon, around 100 union and community members rallied on the south side of the Illini Union to deli...

State employees rally for new contract

State employees rally for new contract

June 11, 2015

Twenty-five state employees from the Champaign-Urbana area participated in the American Federation of State, Coun...