The Daily Illini

Student slackers exercise on Main Quad

Students pass the time between classes on the Main Quad.

By Lillian Barkley

April 6, 2015

When the temperature goes up, so do lines of webbing that connect the trees on the Quad. Students will wobble and hop onto the primary-colored lines and attempt to cross before dropping onto the sweetgum balls scattered in the grass. Most people know the students as tightrope walkers, but they are actual...

Ebola outbreak leads to precautionary screenings

By Meghan Webber

September 2, 2014

The recent outbreak of Ebola in West Africa has led the University to take a few extra precautionary steps, including additional screening for students who may be traveling from the affected areas. According to Andrea Bordeau, a specialist for International Projects in the Study Abroad Office, no Univ...