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Student slackers exercise on Main Quad

Student slackers exercise on Main Quad

By Lillian Barkley

April 6, 2015

When the temperature goes up, so do lines of webbing that connect the trees on the Quad. Students will wobble and hop onto the primary-colored lines and attempt to cross before dropping onto the sweetgum balls scattered in the grass. Most people know the students as tightrope walkers, but they are actual...

Illinois softball’s Breanna Wonderly jumping right in

By Cole Henke

February 18, 2015

Illinois sophomore pitcher Breanna Wonderly has not taken long to adjust to the life of a Division I softball player.This past summer, she transferred to Illinois from Heartland Community College in Normal, Illinois. That jump is difficult for some, but hasn’t been for Wonderly.Wonderly pitched well...