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Those partaking in Unofficial are donning their green apparel throughout Campustown on Friday.

Unofficial St. Patrick's Day 2016: Live updates

By The Daily Illini Staff Report March 4, 2016

3:45 p.m. -- Activity on campus is slowing down. Many bars aren't nearly at capacity, and students and visitors are meandering about Campustown. The Daily Illini will have full post-coverage of Unofficial...

Campus bars not only businesses impacted on Unofficial

By Lilly Mashayek March 2, 2016

Each year, Unofficial draws both University students and visitors to the many businesses located around Campustown, which can be a big boost to some popular campus locations.“We definitely get more customers,”...

University administrators remind campus of student code, state law prior to Unofficial St. Patrick's Day

By Daily Illini Staff Report March 1, 2016

Renée Romano, associate chancellor for student affairs, and Kenneth BallomCH, dean of students, sent a University Massmail regarding Unofficial St. Patrick’s Day Tuesday. In the massmail, Romano and...

What Mayor Deborah Feinen's emergency order means for Unofficial

By Daily Illini Staff Report February 28, 2016

On Feb. 19 Mayor Deborah Feinen issued an emergency order regarding “Unofficial St. Patrick’s Day.” Here’s how it will impact campus celebrations Friday.All businesses located within the city limits...

An Unofficial partcipant walks down on Fourth Street on Friday, Mar. 6, 2015.

Trademarking a tradition

By Aaron Navarro February 28, 2016

“Unofficial” is officially on its way to being trademarked — at least when it’s written on the green t-shirts that cover campus during the first weekend in March.According to the United States...

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