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Current, former Illini compete in US Open

One of the members of the Illini Men's Golf team putts on the practice green on February 23, 2011. 

By Masaki Sugimoto

June 21, 2015

One current and two former Illini took part in the U.S. Open last week. Sophomore Nick Hardy was the current Illini, and D.A. Points and recent grad Brian Campbell were the former students who competed in the golf championship. The two amateurs (Hardy and Campbell) were the big surprises. Bo...

Gov. Rauner’s budget plan to cut $209 million in University of Illinois funding

Illinois governor Bruce Rauner gives a preview of the State of the State at the I-Hotel Ballroom on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015.

By Josh Winters

February 18, 2015

Governor Bruce Rauner presented his budget plan to the General Assembly on Wednesday, outlining major changes to education and pension funding, along with changes in Illinois’ tax code. Rauner announced major cuts to the state’s budget, which will mean cuts for the University. “The budget outlined t...