A student portraying the retired Chief Illiniwek.
Honor the Chief Society
April 11, 2018

‘Critical Conversations’ Events Aim To Bridge Divide Over Chief Illiniwek

To some, Chief Illiniwek is an honored symbol of the University of Illinois that should be preserved. And to others, he’s a racist stereotype that had to go. The University of Illinois hosted the first of a series of “Critical Conversations” events, which aim to help the campus and community move forward more than a decade after the Chief was retired.

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Hundreds of graduate student workers at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus rallied Feb. 26.
Lee V. Gaines/Illinois Public Media
March 05, 2018

GEO Strike At U Of I Enters Second Week

The graduate workers’ strike on the University of Illinois Urbana campus enters its second week Monday, after talks with a federal mediator Sunday yielded no progress toward an agreement.

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