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What you missed over winter break

By Daily Illini Staff Report

January 19, 2016

By Peter Bailey-WellsSports editorInterim Illinois Chancellor Barbara Wilson announced that the University had selected an executive search firm to assist her previously chosen search committee with hiring a new athletic director.JTThe search firm in question is Korn Ferry, the world’s largest execu...

University offers options for on-campus breakers

University offers options for on-campus breakers

By Yi Zhang

December 10, 2015

As students feel the pressure from a busy finals week, the beckoning of winter break can offer a welcome relief. Though a significant amount of students will go back home and reunite with their families, there are a number of students that decide to stay on campus for their winter break every year.L...

Pho Café & Thai Kitchen opens on Green Street

Pho Café & Thai Kitchen opens on Green Street

By Maddie Galassi

February 3, 2015

Green Street welcomed Pho Café & Thai Kitchen, a Thai restaurant serving a wide variety of unique dishes, during a quiet opening over winter break. The new café, located at 611-B E. Green St., officially opened on Dec. 22 by three first-time restaurant owners. Souphaphone Soutchay, who along w...

From Netflix to checklists: How to transition back to school after a long break

From Netflix to checklists: How to transition back to school after a long break

By Bridget Hynes

January 16, 2014

After having last semester’s final exams nicely buffered by the distraction of the holidays, I am now headed back to Champaign-Urbana refreshed, rejuvenated and ready to start anew. Well, sort of. Whether you spent winter break working at your old summer job, catching up with friends and family or w...