The Daily Illini

Apps could help ease violence in schools

By Lilly Mashayek

November 17, 2015

Researchers are now looking to apps as a means to develop safer environments within high school communities.Project Student Opportunities for After-School Resources (SOAR) will be looking at ways to improve schools’ learning environments in the coming years due to a $1.5 million grant from the Department ...

Dia de los Muertos offers opportunity to celebrate life

Dia de los Muertos offers opportunity to celebrate life

By Becky Nguyen

November 3, 2014

La Casa Cultural Latina, University YMCA and La Casa Alliance of Student Organizations came together to celebrate Dia de los Muertos on Thursday at the University YMCA. Latzer Hall’s perimeter was aligned with altars in commemoration of loved ones and colorful banners to liven up the dim room.   There w...