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Penny Dreadful Players presents “Tis the Season: A New Holiday Show”

Members of the Penny Dreadful Players ensemble rehearse in preparation for their holiday production,

By Amanda Gecewicz

December 9, 2014

The Penny Dreadful Players (PDP) will present a new twist on holiday favorites in their newest play, “Tis the Season: A New Holiday Show,” on Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. at the Channing Murray Foundation. The PDP is the oldest student-run theater group on campus. For 22 years, the group has served as ...

IEMA grant encourages baseline security precautions for all schools

By Daily Illini Editorial Board

February 3, 2014

School is supposed to be a safe place — a haven where children are able to leave their worries from home at home, and enter a secure learning environment where they can grow, learn and thrive. It’s supposed to be a place where parents can send their children and not have to worry about whether they w...