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Trustee candidates release joint statement of solidarity

Trustee candidates release joint statement of solidarity

By Samantha Jones Toal Assistant News Editor

March 29, 2016

TWEET: Trustee candidates release a joint statement of solidarity given the student trustee election controversy Collin Schumock and Spencer Haydary released a joint statement of solidarity in light of the student trustee election controversy. Haydary and Schumock, both juniors in LAS, were the two ...

Illinois Student Senate elects student body president, vice presidents, treasurer

Illinois Student Senate holds elections for student president at the Psychology Building on Tuesday, Mar. 29, 2016

By Claire Textor

March 29, 2016

Last spring, photos on social media of members of the Alpha Phi sorority and Acacia fraternity dressed in sombreros and turbans solicited a variety of responses. “Not Just a Party,” a Facebook group of student activists, made a series of demands including, but not limited to a three-year suspension...

Proposal revising general education requirements at standstill

By Aaron Navarro

March 28, 2016

The Senate Committee on Educational Policy discussed the proposal separating U.S. Minority and Non-Western course requirements. The push for revising the University’s general education requirement for cultural studies is at a standstill. RBCurrently, students are required to take a class ...

UIPD issues Crime Alert for sexual abuse

By Daily Illini Staff Report

February 22, 2014

The University Police Department has issued a Crime Alert after criminal sexual abuse was reported in the 1100 block of West Pennsylvania Avenue on Saturday around 2 a.m. According to the alert, two women were walking near the corners of Pennsylvania Avenue and Dorner Drive when the offender approached...