The Daily Illini

Man Talks creates safe discussion space

November 19, 2014

While some male students on campus may not always feel comfortable discussing their masculinity, they now have the opportunity to speak openly about the subject at “Man Talks.” The free events are held the first, third and fifth Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Women’s Resource Center...

Optimistic Teitsma steps up as defensive leader

Illinois' Austin Teitsma tackles Northwestern's Trevor Siemian at Memorial Stadium on Nov. 30. Teitsma is looking to be the vocal leader for this year's Illini squad, and not just on the defensive end. 

By Charlotte Carroll

July 29, 2014

Senior Austin Teitsma’s laughter carries over to the other tables during the second day of Big Ten Media Days. It’s not sharp or forced. Rather, its inviting, a far cry from his presence on the field. It provides a personality to the numbers and one that’s almost contradictory.  Sitting a...