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Why the Supreme Court needs more diversity

By Shankari Sureshbabu, Columnist

August 9, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinions

At a University composed of roughly 40,000 students from across the globe, diversity is everywhere around us. It makes us see different perspectives and promotes cooperation and compromise. It forces us to think outside the box and understand the situations of others. In the Supreme Court, diverse thou...

Top 10 visitors to the University this year

May 9, 2016


Filed under Campus Life, News

1. Bernie Sanders Like most college students, many Illini have been ‘feeling the Bern’ all year long, so it’s no wonder that Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders visited the University in March ahead of the state primary. Thousands of students waited in line for hours to see the Vermont senat...

Sonia Sotomayor tickets sell out fast

By Daily Illini Staff Report

February 16, 2016


Filed under News

Tickets to attend a lecture by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor sold out within hours of becoming available Monday. Though tickets are currently sold out, those eager to attend can go to Krannert Center and be added to a waiting list.JT The tickets, which were available by phone, through the Krannert Cen...

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to visit campus

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to visit campus

By The Daily Illini Staff Report

February 4, 2016


Filed under News

Sonia Sotomayor, Supreme Court justice, will talk with the University community in March.The College of Law will hold “A Conversation with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor,” on March 7, according to the school’s website. At the event, Sotomayor will “discuss a wide range of topics...

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to visit campus

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to visit campus

By Daily Illini Staff Report

February 3, 2016


Filed under News

Sonia Sotomayor, supreme court justice, will talk with the University community in March.The College of Law will hold “A Conversation with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor,” on March 7, according to the school’s website. At the event, Sotomayor will “discuss a wide range of topics” ...