217 Today: University of Illinois chancellor Robert Jones discusses COVID mitigations and a tuition hike
Monday, Feb. 14, 2022
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The Illinois men’s basketball team stayed in first place in the Big Ten with a 73-66 win over Northwestern yesterday in Champaign.
In today's deep dive, we’ll hear the first of a two-part conversation with University of Illinois chancellor Robert Jones. He’ll discuss the university’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and more.
217 Today is produced by Farrah Anderson. Reporting today contributed by Ryan Denham, Dana Cronin and Reginald Hardwick.