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Student Access Bill campaign launch

November 16, 2015

Illinois Students have formed a coalition to promote the advance legislation of a bill. This bill would grant undocumented students access to financial aid. Jaime Nolasco, junior in history, would be directly...

WATCH: CU community celebrates Dia de los Muertos

November 3, 2015

La Casa Cultura Latina hosted their annual Dia de los Muertos Celebration at the University Y. The celebration brings together members of the Champaign-Urbana community, faculty and students. Dia...

October 28, 2015

The Greeks Support Homecoming group hosted the Illinois Homecoming 2015. Students, alumni, and residents of the community were out cheering the parade and children grabbed at the candy being thrown. Editor's...

WATCH: Newly founded club seeks to break stigmas relating to flow arts

October 19, 2015

A group of flow art enthusiasts joined to establish a new RSO on campus, The Flow Arts Club. The group meets regularly to share each other's talents through what is called "trading." Daniel Nowicki, External...

WATCH: Salaita discusses new book at Urbana visit

October 14, 2015

Former Professor, Steven Salaita visited Urbana on Oct. 13 to promote “Uncivil Rites: Palestine and the Limits of Academic Freedom." Nearly 200 guests were in attendance. Salaita talks more about his...

WATCH: Community members gather for Oktoberfest Celebration

October 11, 2015

Champaign's 3rd annual Oktoberfest was celebrated Saturday, Oct. 10. Community members gathered for activities including food, polka and beer from local breweries. Champaign Mayor, Deborah Feinen, discusses...

WATCH: Students come together for annual Taiwanese Night Market at UI

October 10, 2015

The Taiwanese American Student Association(TASC) organized it's third annual Night Market in a celebration of Taiwanese culture for the students at UI. The market featured Taiwanese street food, artists...

Peace Jam kicks off Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October 8, 2015

The Women's Resources Center kicked off Domestic Violence Awareness month with the Peace Jam in downtown Urbana. The event was meant to raise awareness and to provide support for survivors.

WATCH: The best cars and the best wings in the C-U in one place

October 5, 2015

The Sundowners Car club and the Fluid Event Center hosted a car show this past Sunday. Citizens of the C-U got a chance to look at some of the finest cars in the area, some even worth $2 million, while...

WATCH: UI Students end the 3-day "Wear a Hijab Challenge" with discussion

October 1, 2015

The Wear a Hijab Challenge concluded with participants in a discussion at the Women's Resources Center. Momina Shaikh, organizer of Islam Awareness week led the discussion and students spoke about their...

WATCH: Famous mind reader Eric Dittelman visits Illini Union

September 30, 2015

The Courtyard Cafe at the Illini Union brought nationally known mind reader, Eric Dittelman, to the Union for a performance on Tuesday, Sept. 29. Dittelman is known for his performance as a semi-finalist...

WATCH: UI students participate in 3-day Wear a Hijab Challenge

September 28, 2015

The Muslim Student Association presents the "Wear a Hijab Challenge" to raise awareness on the roles and beliefs of Muslim women and what it means to wear a scarf. The challenge invites women of all...

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