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Veteran students study in the Veteran Student Lounge in the basement of Illini Union on Monday. Study groups allow student veterans to be with “like-minded people.”

University ranked No. 37 for ‘Best for Vets’ school

By Stephanie Kim December 9, 2014

The Military Times ranked the University as a top-tier school in the annual list of “Best for Vets” colleges. The University was ranked No. 37 among the top 100 four-year institutions. The publication...

Michelle Dasso and Terry Brown

Wooden racquet, memory of friend fuels tennis coach Dasso

By Cole Henke December 3, 2014

An old wooden tennis racquet hangs on the wall in head coach Michelle Dasso’s office at Illinois’ Atkins Tennis Center. Dasso has carried the Wilson racquet with her for her entire tennis career. The...

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