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April 18, 2016

UI Non-Tenured Track Faculty Holding 2-Day Strike

About 500 University of Illinois faculty and reseachers will walk off the job Tuesday and Wednesday. NTFC Local #6546 is holding its strike to try and prompt U of I administrators to discuss how they plan to proceed in collective bargaining.  Among the union's demands are multi-year contracts for non-tenured faculty.


Tatyana McFadden, of Clarksville, Md., center, winner of the women's wheelchair division of the 120th Boston Marathon, poses with the family of 2013 bombing victim Martin Richard, on Monday, April 18, 2016, in Boston. From left Henry and Bill Ri
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April 18, 2016

McFadden Again Wins Boston Marathon

University of Illinois graduate Tatyana McFadden has won her fourth straight women's wheelchair race at the Boston Marathon.  McFadden completed the 26.2-mile course from Hopkinton to Copley Square in an official time of 1 hour, 42 minutes, 16 seconds.


Quarterback Jeff George, Jr. throws a pass during spring practice on Saturday April 16.
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April 18, 2016

Illini Football Draws Crowd For Open Practice

About 5,000 fans took advantage of Saturday’s weather by watching Lovie Smith's first Illini football team hold an open practice at Memorial Stadium.


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April 17, 2016

Roger Ebert Fellows 2016 Ebertfest Wrap-Up

Roger Ebert Fellows Riane Lenzner-White, Shalayne Pulia, and Ashish Valentine, along with Michael Phillips, film critic for the Chicago Tribune, go over the films they saw and enjoyed at this year's Ebertfest held at the Virginia Theatre in downtown Champaign.


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