Students at meeting

News Local/State - November 14, 2003

With No Decision, Campus Remains Divided on Chief Illiniwek

With the lack of a vote, many people are beginning to wonder if the status of Chief Illiniwek will ever be completely settled. And now that the TV news crews from Chicago and St. Louis have left the U of I campus in Urbana...students, faculty and staff are now left to deal with an underlying rancor. AM 580's Tom Rogers reports.

Students at meeting

News Local/State - November 13, 2003

No Vote on Chief Illiniwek, Again

UI trustees tabled a resolution to retire the controversial symbol, which some consider a racist mascot. The resolution's author decided to delay a vote until a meeting in July. AM 580's Jim Meadows reports on the decision and the contentious atmosphere at the meeting.

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