The Daily Illini

Big Ten basketball power rankings: Week of Feb. 17

By Daily Illini Staff Report

February 17, 2015


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Editor’s note: Every week, The Daily Illini basketball staff ranks the basketball teams in the Big Ten 1-14 and compiles the lists into its own Big Ten power rankings.1. WISCONSIN (LAST WEEK: 1)No. 5-ranked Wisconsin is in the midst of an eight-game winning streak and handily beat Illinois, 68-49, in ...

Chiming Holiday Greetings

Chiming Holiday Greetings

By Saher Khan

December 9, 2014


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The sounds of Altgeld Hall’s bells are an all too familiar sound across the Main Quad. On Monday, Chancellor Wise sent out a video reminding campus that those spirited tunes are not automated, but the workings of the University’s chimes players. Tucked inside a cozy room at the top of Altgeld Hall Tower,...

Local bands reunite for a triple performance

Local bands reunite for a triple performance

August 28, 2014


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New and long-standing local music fans can unite Friday for a nostalgic reunion show at Cowboy Monkey in downtown Champaign. Current local bands, Elsinore and Hathaways, will join Champaign-Urbana native band Grandkids, which will be making a trip from Chicago on Friday.  “The idea was to have an end...