UI at 150

UI at 150

Part 55: Hearing from a member of the Class of '55

With the UI celebrating birthday No. 150 this year, we caught up with hundreds of graduates who have gone on to big things. Every Tuesday, Editor JEFF D'ALESSIO will tell their tales. Today, in Part 55: A member of the Class of '55.

DICK THIES' spin down Illini memory lane begins at the Main Library.

The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, Oct. 1, 2017

Continuing our run-up to Oct. 16 — when our special Illini memories website goes live — here's chapter 52 of our yearlong series commemorating the UI's 150th birthday. We asked movers and shakers with Illini ties to tell us about the places and spaces they still daydream about.

 

UI at 150: Part 51, Fast Friends

With the UI celebrating birthday No. 150 this year, we caught up withhundreds of graduates who have gone on to big things. Every Tuesday, Editor JEFF D'ALESSIO will tell their tales. Today, in Part 51: FAST FRIENDS.

Part 50: Tales from a Polish immigrant, a Paralympian and acclaimed professors

In Chapter 50 of our yearlong series commemorating the UI's 150th birthday, we asked 10 grads who've gone on to big things to tell us about the Campustown places and spaces that made the most indelible impressions on them.

Part 49: A couple of ink-stained wretches earn their stripes

With the UI celebrating birthday No. 150 this year, Editor JEFF D'ALESSIO caught up with hundreds of graduates who have gone on to big things. Today, in Part 49: The journalists.

Part 48: The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, Sept. 17, 2017

In Chapter 48 of our yearlong series commemorating the UI's 150th birthday, we asked 10 grads who've gone on to big things to tell us about the Campustown places and spaces that made the most indelible impressions on them.

Part 47: From Lincoln Hall to Washington, D.C.

With the UI celebrating birthday No. 150 this year, we caught up with hundreds of graduates who have gone on to big things. Every Tuesday throughout 2017, Editor JEFF D'ALESSIO will tell their tales. Today, in Part 47: From Lincoln Hall to D.C.

Part 46: They could've been journalists

With the UI celebrating birthday No. 150 this year, we caught up with hundreds of graduates who've gone on to big things. Every Tuesday throughout 2017, Editor JEFF D'ALESSIO will tell their tales. Today, in Part 46: When the road to journalism takes a detour.

Part 45: Inventions, odd jobs and campus happy places of future Googlers

They have catchy official job titles, like Security Princess (PARISA TABRIZ), Global Head of Human Truths (LAURA KRAJECKI) and Executive Summits Evangelist (CLIFF REDEKER), and make a living in different-looking workplaces than most of us, ones with nap pods (Mountain View, Calif.), rooftop mini go

Part 44: Words to the wise

With the UI celebrating birthday No. 150 this year, we caught up with hundreds of graduates who've gone on to big things. Throughout 2017, Editor JEFF D'ALESSIO will tell their tales. Today, in Part 44: Words to the wise.

Attention: members of the incoming UI Class of 2021.