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The Daily Illini police blotter for Jan. 31

The Daily Illini police blotter for Jan. 31

By The Daily Illini Staff Report

February 1, 2019


Filed under Crime, News, Police Blotter, Uncategorized

Champaign Theft was reported on the 800 block of West Interstate, around 11 a.m., Monday. According to the report, the victim left his phone unattended in a public bathroom. The phone was later stolen. Motor vehicle theft was reported on Armory Avenue and First Street, around 2 a.m., Tuesday. A...

Spring 2019 Career Fair schedule

Spring 2019 Career Fair schedule

By Molly Zupan, Special Sections Editor

January 28, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

Tuesday,  Jan. 29 Gies Business Career Fair    2-6 p.m.    Activities and Recreation Center, Champaign Over 100 companies will be making an appearance at the career fair this spring. Making connections through this event is an ideal way to network and learn about both full-time and inter...

Team faces uphill battle after frustrating loss to Iowa

Team faces uphill battle after frustrating loss to Iowa

By Brendyn Jones, Staff writer

January 28, 2019


Filed under Men's Sports, Sports, Uncategorized, Wrestling

The No. 13-ranked Illinois wrestling team (2-4) struggled against No. 3 Iowa (9-0) at Huff Hall on Friday. The Hawkeyes beat the Illini 31-8. The Illini met the Hawkeyes coming off a loss to the No.8 Minnesota Golden Gophers, where the Illini gave up two pins and two major decisions. Illinois went 3-7 ...

Strengthen your resume with these tricks

Strengthen your resume with these tricks

By Natalie Stanowski, Staff Writer

January 28, 2019


Filed under Career Guide, Uncategorized

As the time for career fairs and summer internship applications approaches, it’s common to worry about polishing your resume to perfection. While scheduling a meeting with the Career Center or your academic adviser can help organize and fine tune your resume, it can be difficult to figure out what t...

The Daily Illini police blotter for Jan. 24

The Daily Illini police blotter for Jan. 24

By The Daily Illini Staff Report

January 26, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

Champaign Unlawful possession and use of a weapon by a felon were reported on the 1900 block of County Road, around 2 a.m. Saturday. According to the report, possession of a stolen firearm, property forfeiture, methamphetamine manufacturing and cannabis trafficking were also reported. The suspect was...

Davis runs fastest NCAA mile time this season

Davis runs fastest NCAA mile time this season

January 22, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

Illinois distance runner Jon Davis has set numerous records during his career, but he eclipsed all of those accolades Saturday. Competing at the University of Iowa’s Larry Wieczorek Invitational, Davis ran a 3:58.06 minute mile. The time that won Davis the meet was the fastest both in his career ...

Former Illini compete in NFL playoffs

Former Illini compete in NFL playoffs

January 22, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

Justin Hardee cornerback New Orleans Saints: Justin Hardee caught passes at Illinois for four seasons, finishing with 841 receiving yards and a touchdown. After going undrafted in 2017, he signed with the Houston Texans but was waived before signing with the Saints in the same year and converted to ...

Beckman Institute evacuated after hazardous materials spill

Beckman Institute evacuated after hazardous materials spill

By The Daily Illini staff report

January 14, 2019


Filed under Campus Life, News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

An Illini-Alert about hazardous materials released at the Beckman Institute was sent out around 1 p.m. Monday. The chemical substance spilled was identified as nitrobenzene. According to Pat Wade, communications director for the University of Illinois Police Department, the University of Illinois F...

Increase psychiatric care and accessibility on campus

Increase psychiatric care and accessibility on campus

By Daniel Crowley

December 2, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

The number of psychiatric providers at the University of Illinois is inadequate for the number of enrolled students. Given the current national crisis of school shootings and increased occurrences of violent crimes, this is a potential danger to students, staff and members of the Champaign-Urbana community...

No. 3 volleyball enters NCAA tournament

By Rachel Spencer, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized, Volleyball, Women's Sports

It’s been only 355 days since the Illini volleyball team has played in an NCAA tournament match. But this year’s postseason play couldn’t look more different from the year before. For starters, the Illini will be hosting the first and second rounds of the NCAA tournament after clinching a No....

Team recovers from multiple injuries

Team recovers from multiple injuries

By Jared Farmer, Staff writer

November 15, 2018


Filed under Club Sports, Hockey, Men's Sports, Sports, Uncategorized

The injury bug has hit the Illini club hockey team. “It’s pretty tough. We haven’t been able to field a full roster for most of the season,” said head coach Nick Fabbrini. “We’ve had guys out who are key contributors out with injuries. They happen all the time in hockey, so we certainly d...

Hometown kid Cardani wins first match as Illini

Hometown kid Cardani wins first match as Illini

By Brendyn Jones

November 15, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

For freshman wrestler Justin Cardani, hard work and preparation made his dream of wrestling with the I on his chest come true. Saturday, Cardani competed unattached at the Maryville Open in St. Louis. He took home the title in the amateur 125-pound bracket, marking his first victory as an Illini wr...

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