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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 ...

Collin Schumock wins student trustee by 129 votes

By Daily Illini Staff Report

March 12, 2016

Early results from the campus-wide spring elections have been released with students voting in favor of the Media Fee, the Student Organization Resource Fee and the Study Abroad and Travel Scholarship Fee.Students also elected Collin Schumock, a junior in LAS, as student trustee in a 52 to 48 percent vot...

Student trustee candidates discuss mental health, diversity

By Samantha Jones Toal

March 9, 2016

As the three candidates for student trustee debated in the Courtyard Cafe of the Illini Union on Tuesday, issues of mental health, the state budget impasse and diversity and inclusivity took center stage.Collin Schumock, junior in LAS, Amaka Onwuta, junior in Business and Spencer Haydary, junior in LA...

Why Jaylin McClinton is endorsing Spencer Haydary for Student Trustee

By Jaylin McClinton

February 29, 2016

As election season is in full swing and candidates are attempting to succeed me on the University of Illinois Board of Trustees, I am watching all of them very closely and critically. In the past few weeks, I have had the opportunity to chat with each of the candidates running for student trustee. T...

A balancing act

By Abrar Al-Heeti

September 16, 2014

Managing a full course load can be quite the challenge, and having an internship on top of that requires even more dedication. But taking part in an internship during the school year instead of waiting for the summer months can benefit students tremendously. Not only do these semester or year-long internships pro...