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University Police see increase in calls from distressed students during end of year

University Police see increase in calls from distressed students during end of year

By Jessica Ramos

May 8, 2014


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The University of Illinois Police Department sees an increase in calls from students dealing with mental distress, including suicidal thoughts and attempts, at the end of the semester.  University of Illinois Police Captain Roy Acree said calls regarding suicide on campus seem to go in spurts, as police might ...

Celebrating South African freedom at Krannert Center

Celebrating South African freedom at Krannert Center

April 23, 2014


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For South Africans, 2014 marks 20 years since the general elections of 1994 that elected the late Nelson Mandela to office. As an anti-apartheid revolutionary, Mandela sought to bring human rights to all South Africans, regardless of color. On Wednesday, Mandela’s efforts will be celebrated at the Kr...