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Illinois Student Senate to fund 3-D printer for disability resources

Illinois Student Senate to fund 3-D printer for disability resources

By Lilly Mashayek

October 26, 2015

Arielle Rausin, an Illinois Student Senator and member of the wheelchair track team, helped fulfill a need for wheelchair racers through her involvement with the student senate. The Illinois Student Senate, ISS, passed a resolution to allocate funds for a new 3-D printer for the Division of Disabi...

Illini Katrina Gerhard: Finding freedom in the chair

Illini Katrina Gerhard: Finding freedom in the chair

By Joey Figueroa

September 21, 2015

Katrina Gerhard likes to go fast. She likes the rush of speeding down an open road with scenery blurring past her. She likes zeroing in on the competition, with nothing else in the world to worry about. Just her, the path and her wheelchair. She likes to take the positives out of every situati...