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‘Lost Boy’ of Sudan rises to success on campus

‘Lost Boy’ of Sudan rises to success on campus

October 21, 2014

Gai Nyok, graduate student in economics, remembers waking up one morning at 5 years old in the tiny village of Abang, of the former Sudan, with the sun still down and being grabbed by the hand by his older brother. “Ket,” his older brother exhaled. In their native Dinka language, it meant “run.” ...

Correction for “Illinois hosts Midwest Blast in 1st home event this season” published on Oct. 31, 2013

November 5, 2013

In the Oct. 31, 2013, edition, of The Daily Illini, the photo accompanying the article “Illinois hosts Midwest Blast in 1st home event this season” incorrectly stated it was taken the previous Sunday. The photo was taken March 31. The Daily Illini regrets the error....