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The University’s 20th president will take over May 18

May 10, 2015

By abigale svobodaNews editorTimothy Killeen will serve as the next University of Illinois President, taking over for President Emeritus Robert Easter. Killen served as the former State University of New...

University Langar event inspires similar Langar on Capitol Hill

University Langar event inspires similar Langar on Capitol Hill
September 3, 2014

When walking into the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C., the sight of nearly 145 congressional leaders, staffers and the surrounding community sitting on the floor eating a vegetarian meal...

University student to launch new buying app this month

From left to right, Ethan Goldman, Spencer Carmona and Bryan Lapidus have been developing Bzar, a buying and selling app, since summer 2013. The app features a simplified item newsfeed and its own communication tool to make transactions easier between users.
April 14, 2014

This past summer, three friends from Tenafly, N.J., decided websites such as eBay and Craigslist were not cutting it for buying and selling items online. They decided there had to be a better way and began...

Illini No. 13 on college basketball’s most valuable teams list

Illinois' head coach John Groce reacts to an Illinois turnover during the quarter-final game of the Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament against Michigan at Banker's Life Fieldhouse, on Friday, Mar. 14, 2014 The Illini lost 64-63.
March 17, 2014

The Illinois men’s basketball team was ranked No. 13 on Forbes Magazine’s 2014 list of college basketball’s most valuable teams. Among the top 20 most valuable teams ranked, Illinois came in as No....

Gender confirmation surgery necessary step toward making University wholly inclusive

March 3, 2014

There has been a lot of recent discussion around the inclusion of gender confirmation surgery (GCS) in the proposed student health insurance plan. While many students require the care that this coverage...

PSA to host Filipino Culture Night on Saturday

January 30, 2014

The Philippine Student Association will host Filipino Culture Night, a conjoined benefit show and dinner on Saturday at Lincoln Hall and Presby Hall, respectively. The proceeds from both the show and dinner...

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