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How will election impact UI Board of Trustees?

On Nov. 4, Illinois voters will elect a governor for the next four years. And whoever is elected will decide whether the three leaders of the UI board of trustees, including Chairman Chris Kennedy, will continue in the seats they’ve held since 2009. 

How will election impact UI Board of Trustees?
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The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, Oct. 19, 2014

Rietz for Big 10

We interrupt the wave of vicious attack ads to bring you something cheerier. We asked 10 elected officials to think back to their first campaign and share the one tale from the trail that’s guaranteed to make us grin.

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Wayne McClain: 1954-2014

Wayne McClain: 1954-2014

A comprehensive look at the life of the legendary coach, who died Wednesday. 

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Tyke Peacock: Long road back

Tyke Peacock

“I got on my knees in the cell and the first thing I asked God was to take the craving for those drugs away from me,” the former Urbana high jumping star said.

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Sun, 10/19/2014 - 7:00am

Election '14: Behind-the-scenes at a debate

Election '14: Behind-the-scenes at a debate

In a long political campaign of speeches, fundraising phone calls, meetings with interest groups, marching in parades, interviews with editorial boards, producing television commercials and everything else leading to Election Day, there’s probably nothing as potentially perilous as a live debate, especially one on television.


Sun, 10/19/2014 - 7:00am

Dan Corkery: Beetle, Hagar, Hi and Lois: It's all in the family

Dan Corkery: Beetle, Hagar, Hi and Lois: It's all in the family

I'll say one thing about Hiram and Lois Flagston: They've aged well. So have their kids. So well, after 60 years, they're still kids.


Sun, 10/19/2014 - 6:00am

Top of the Morning, Oct. 19, 2014

Top of the Morning, Oct. 19, 2014

When Mike McCarthy returns for homecoming, the former Illini and Secret Service agent will have another award to show off.


Sun, 10/19/2014 - 7:00am

Tracing Kennedy's steps to Illinois

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His appointment raised eyebrows on campus, as he had no previous tie to the UI.


Sat, 10/18/2014 - 6:00pm

Kroner's Top 10: Unity dethrones St. Joseph-Ogden

Kroner's Top 10: Unity dethrones St. Joseph-Ogden

For the first time all season, there’s a new school atop the area leaders’ list. Unity moves up after its resounding win at home over previously unbeaten St. Joseph-Ogden.


Sat, 10/18/2014 - 7:00am

Campustown beatings put UI students on guard

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A recent string of unprovoked beatings and robberies in the early-morning hours in Campustown has prompted police to warn students about the dangers of walking alone at that time, especially after drinking.


Sat, 10/18/2014 - 12:36pm

Champaign man arrested after stand-off

A SWAT team was sent to a North Prospect Avenue house Saturday morning, and a Champaign man was arrested after a four-hour standoff. 


 

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