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Four assaults reported off-campus in past month

By Daily Illini Staff Report

February 4, 2016


Filed under News

Daily Illini Staff ReportFour cases of assault have been reported in Champaign since the beginning of second semester, the Division of Public Safety announced in a Community Safety Notice on Wednesday.On Jan. 31 in the 300 block of East Clark Street, the Champaign Police Department reported that a man wa...

Music review: "The Internet" brings new vibe to Canopy Club

Music review: "The Internet" brings new vibe to Canopy Club

By Frances Welch

October 5, 2015


Filed under Life & Culture

It goes without saying that The Canopy Club manages to book and promote a pretty diverse bill of artists each month; some acts are more surprising than others, considering certain artists’ large followings (Young the Giant, Young Thug) and the rather unknown following of Champaign-Urbana (pretty m...

Ellnora: Strumming the chord of diversity

Ellnora: Strumming the chord of diversity

By Frances Welch

September 8, 2015


Filed under Life & Culture

Stretching back to the 16th century, the guitar has evolved as much as the timeline of human history. Originating from what was once called a long-neck lute, today’s modern counterpart has developed into the backbone of all musical genres. Music lovers can continue to celebrate this diversity and evolution o...

Student-run ‘Rent’ musical to be performed during Mom’s Weekend

April 3, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

For its 104th student-run production, the Illini Union Board will put on a performance of the hit musical “Rent.” The show will be the newest addition to a long list of performances for the organization.  The Illini Union Board’s annual spring musical, “Rent,” will have shows Friday and S...