Stevenson High School, U Of I Alum Matt Hill Joins Biden Administration As Senior Associate Communications DirectorMatt Hill, an alumnus of Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, has been hired as the senior associate director for President Joe Biden’s communications staff.
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Cockburn Scores 33 as No. 13 Illinois Routs MinnesotaKofi Cockburn scored a career-high 33 points and grabbed 13 rebounds in only 25 minutes to lead No. 13 Illinois past Minnesota in the Big Ten opener for both teams Tuesday night.
Illini Head Coach Lovie Smith Out After Five SeasonsAfter five seasons, University of Illinois football Head Coach Lovie Smith has been relieved of his duties, Director of Athletics Josh Whitman announced Sunday. 
Cam Porter Leads Way As No. 15 Northwestern Wildcats Run Over IlliniNorthwestern was at the bottom of the Big Ten West a year ago, a collapse the Wildcats didn't see coming after winning the division in 2018.
Purdue Wary Of Illini As Boilermakers Try To Go 2-0“Friday night’s game … was a disappointing game,” Smith said. “Normally, you get to the first game and truly see where you are and as I said we are not as far along as I hoped we’d be. But we still have time to get better. We watched the video with our team and now we’re moving on to Purdue.”
University Of Illinois Makes Plans For Spring Semester Amid PandemicStudents who want to go to class need to come back early so they can be tested on campus.
Remdesivir Trial: Patients Started Recovering By Day 15Patients on Remdesivir for COVID-19 started recovering by day 15, according to a medical trial done in Chicago at Northwestern and the University of Illinois.
U Of Illinois Sues To Stop Nurses Strike This WeekendThe lawsuit filed in Cook County Circuit Court names the Illinois Nurses Association as a defendant and seeks a temporary restraining order against the job action, saying it would pose a danger to the public.
U Of I Warns Students That Irresponsible Behavior Has Caused Spike In COVID-19 Cases, Orders Halt On Social GatheringsThe University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on Wednesday warned the student body that irresponsible behavior has caused a number of COVID-19 cases within the undergraduate student body and is running the risk of jeopardizing in-person learning.
An Exclusive Look At The 'Game Changing' Saliva COVID Test Developed At The University Of IllinoisThe test isn't proprietary, so other institutions can replicate. And they've been eager to do just that.