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University Library sees less physical borrowing, more online usage
Updated: February 28, 2015 - 12:27 pm

Last year the University Library saw its lowest rate of items being checked out. But library e-resources continue to grow in popularity as 75 percent of the library’s yearly budget is now spent on digital content.

HackIllinois kicks off at Illini Union
Updated: February 28, 2015 - 12:30 pm

The second hackathon to be held at the University will continue throughout Sunday, when final projects will be displayed at the Illini Union. 

Charlie Sterrett and Jaylin McClinton face off for student trustee
Updated: February 27, 2015 - 11:56 am

The two juniors debated on Thursday before the upcoming March 5 election.

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Illini basketball dominates Northwestern
Updated: February 28, 2015 - 9:33 pm

The Illinois men’s basketball team came away from the State Farm Center on Saturday night with a convincing 86-60 win over Northwestern.

Illini attack clicks in rout of Northwestern
Updated: February 28, 2015 - 9:43 pm

Illinois came out firing against Northwestern’s 2-3 zone on Saturday night, hitting 14 3-pointers in an 86-60 blowout of the Wildcats. 

Illini women's basketball dominates on Senior Day
Updated: February 28, 2015 - 4:07 pm

Illinois handled Michigan from start to finish, winning 72-60 in the team's final regular season game.

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May the Unofficial force be with you

If there's one thing that alumni & students alike can almost all agree on, it's that Unofficial is awesome. 

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Protect and expand Amtrak

I am urging the millennials to write their elected officials and newspaper editors to protect and expand Amtrak.

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Benefits of parental communication

Whether due to busy college schedules or the adjustment to independent living, it seems that some students drift further away from communicating with their parents.

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Insect Fear Film Festival celebrates bugging out

As the human population grows, the insect population does as well. And for the 32nd year, insect lovers can rejoice for the Department of Entomology’s Insect Fear Film Festival starting Saturday at Foellinger Auditorium. 

Hatch Art Festival’s third year enhances in quality

From Feb. 27 to March 14, the annual creative reuse art festival will be returning with its three pillar events and new workshop additions. 


Experimental Music Studios create its own dialect

The Experimental Music Studio on campus fosters the development of music, encouraging students to create innovative compositions year round. 


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