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Increased federal aid, rise in tuition linked says to Federal Reserve report

By Charlotte Collins

September 1, 2015

A 2015 study by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York has found data suggesting a link between the amount of federal aid available to students and the rise in tuition, which, for the University, has risen by thousands over the past decade.Mitch Dickey, Student Body President and senior in LAS, said he...

Biden visit to UI to stress accomplishments in 'It’s On Us' Initiative

By Declan Harty

April 23, 2015

Vice President Joe Biden will be accompanied by actress Jessica Szohr on his Thursday visit to the University to stress accomplishments made by students at the University and recognize the importance behind Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, according to a press release.Biden will also release de...

Poor Big Ten finishes motivates women’s cross-country at regionals

By Michal Dwojak

November 14, 2013

The Illinois women’s cross-country team will use its finish at the Big Ten Championships as motivation at the NCAA Midwest Regional meet this Friday. “We were disappointed with our finish at Big Tens,” sophomore Amanda Fox said. “We plan on using this disappointment to push us to compete at r...