The Daily Illini

Companies look for internships, experience in addition to grades

By Drake Pena

January 27, 2015

The New Year brings with it different weather, different opportunities and maybe even different people. But for college students everywhere, the New Year also brings a fierce competition for a limited numbers of internships. Heather Zike, an academic advisor in the College of Media, has worked with ...

The Daily Bread soup kitchen to move near Champaign city center

A volunteer serves lunch to a community member at 132 W. Church St. in Champaign on Saturday.

November 4, 2014

In Champaign County, 222 people were homeless as of Jan. 28, according to the Champaign County Continuum of Care. There are kitchens and shelters throughout the community that help the homeless population, including the Daily Bread Soup Kitchen, which is in the process of moving its location to downtown...