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Campus group demands new approach to addressing racism and discrimination at UI

By Charlotte Collins and Dixita Limbachia

December 9, 2015

Standing with heR is a group of women on campus that has pushed for more diversity and inclusion at the University.The group organized demands Tuesday for University administration in relation to the racism on campus. Member and student Pasha Trotter said she believes the demands given to administration by ...

Students, faculty gather for love and solidarity rally


By Lilly Mashayek

December 3, 2015

Adorned with red and black arm bands, allies of the black solidarity movement gathered on the quad Wednesday for a “Love and Solidarity” rally. Students and faculty organizations read statements of support for the Black Lives Matter movement and black students, faculty and community members. The ...

ISS taking closed Facebook group seriously, says vice president emeritus

By Megan Jones

November 7, 2013

The Illinois Student Senate submitted a resolution to delete the current closed Facebook group, which holds a majority of the senate’s quorum, violating their constitution as this breaches provisions of the Illinois Open Meetings Act. “Members are already dropping out of the Facebook group, whic...