The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

The independent student newspaper at the University of Illinois since 1871

The Daily Illini

Charlie Danielson at the 2015 NCAA Championships. Photo courtesy of Fighting Illini Athletics.

Illinois men’s golf team continues winless drought

By Ryan Wilson March 23, 2016

The Illinois men’s golf team has won six of its nine tournaments this season. The team once won five straight earlier this season, but now the Illini are trying to regain that momentum. The Illini...

University police bust drug operation in apartments near campus

By Daily Illini Staff Report October 22, 2015

University police, along with investigators, made a drug bust Tuesday at two apartments near campus. The 21-year-old resident of an East Chalmers apartment is thought to also be staying at the second...

Urbana passes resolution for mobile meters

By Daily Illini Staff Report October 6, 2015

The city of Urbana passed a resolution Monday approving a contract agreement with Passport, a pay-by-cell program, for mobile meters. Champaign has implemented use with Passport already and Urbana will...

Illini soccer ties with Buckeyes

By Eli Schuster October 3, 2015

The Illini came to a stalemate against the Buckeyes.  Allison Stucky scored for Illinois while Sydney Dudley scored for the Buckeyes The Illini are still undefeated at home.

By Abraham Koshy September 23, 2015

Neutral Cycle officially launched its bike rental service, Chambana Bikes. This service allows students to rent a bike and return it at the end of the semester. Shop manager, Matt Crosby, explains more...

Watch: C-U Pride Fest 2015

By JuYeon Kim September 20, 2015

The C-U Pride Fest was from September 18th through the 20th. The festival celebrated individuality and freedom to love whomever. 

National POW/MIA recognition day at UIUC

By Abraham Koshy September 19, 2015

The Arnold Air Society of the Air Force ROTC organzied a 24-hour vigil commemorating National POW/MIA Recognition Day at UIUC. Cadets from all branches of ROTC were out on the quad marching...

Former Illinois basketball star Dee Brown is introduced at the Alumni Basketball Game, Sept. 13 at Assembly Hall.

Brown named special assistant to the athletic director

By The Daily Illini Staff Report September 9, 2015

Dee Brown was back in Champaign for the summer, and per the request of Mike Thomas, isn't leaving any time soon.The former Illini men's basketball guard has been permanently named special assistant to...

The Marching Illini perform on the Foellinger terrace at Quad Day 2015.

University ranks 41 among national universities

By Jason Chun September 9, 2015

U.S. News and World Report released its annual college rankings Tuesday, ranking the University at 41st among all national universities. "It's always nice when external organizations recognize our achievements,"...

Illinois head coach John Groce talks to his team before the game against Nebraska at State Farm Center, on Wednesday, March 5, 2015. The Illini won 69-57.

Simpson spurns Illini: Groce loses another point guard

By Alex Roux September 9, 2015

Xavier Simpson, the No. 66 player in ESPN’s Top 100 in the class of 2016, has committed to Michigan over Illinois.The 5-foot-11, 170 pound Simpson chose Michigan over Illinois, Miami, Wisconsin and Iowa...

University reports record enrollment for fall 2015

University reports record enrollment for fall 2015

By Abigale Svoboda September 9, 2015

University enrollment of Latino students has increased 11.5 percent since fall 2014; total enrollment of African-American students increased 5.4 percent in the past year. Overall, a total of 76,166 students...

Hope DAddario sends a pass down field during Fridays game against TCU.

Selective play paying off for Illinois soccer

By Jon Joffe September 9, 2015

The Illinois soccer team is returning to campus with a 5-1 record following its West Coast trip this past weekend.The biggest take away that head coach Janet Rayfield alluded to was her teams’ critical...

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