The Daily Illini

University a cappella groups compete to raise sexual assault awareness

No Strings Attached A Capella (pictured) is one of nine groups performing at Acatoberfest. Kirsten Myles (center) performed with No Strings Attached at the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella in 2014.

By Yi Zhang

February 3, 2016

University students are hoping to bring awareness to sexual assault on college campuses through the power of song in the It’s On Us campaign’s “Til It Happens To You: Sing for Survivors Contest.”ssThe It’s On Us campaign, along with “The Hunting Ground” documentary and ROK Mobile, launch...

Champaign City Council approves pay-by-cell parking service

By Angelica Lavito

September 17, 2014

Finding spare change to pay for parking meters can be stressful, but that’s soon going to change.  Beginning in November, people parking in Champaign will have the option to feed the meter from the convenience of their cell phones. The Champaign City Council voted 9-0 to enter a five-year, $75,000...

A taste of Quad Day performances

A taste of Quad Day performances

August 22, 2014

On Sunday, the University’s Quad will be packed with hundreds of multi-colored booths and thousands of boisterous students. Add to that the sounds of several student groups and organizations that will be performing on Quad Day. Performances will take place onstage in Anniversary Plaza near the Union. ...