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.
FDA Approves 'Game Changing' COVID-19 Saliva Test Developed At The University Of Illinois"This type of scalable product would allow us to mass, deploy testing, and better track and contain the spread of COVID-19."
Families Disheartened By U Of I's Suspension Of Beckwith Program For Disabled Students, Demand Straight AnswersThe University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus will reopen next week. But for students with physical disabilities, the future of their semester is unclear.
University Of Illinois Installs COVID-Rules, Restrictions For The School Year"There's no 100% guarantee, though. So yes, the guidelines do make me feel maybe a little better, but not great."
U of I To Require 'Mandatory Twice Weekly Testing' For COVID-19 On CampusChancellor Robert Jones announced "mandatory twice weekly testing will be required for all faculty, staff or students who participate in any on-campus activities."
Longtime University Of Illinois Basketball Coach Lou Henson DiesFormer University of Illinois basketball coach Lou Henson has died after a long battle with cancer. He was 88.
Judge Dismisses Lawsuit By Slain Chinese Scholar Yingying Zhang's Family Against U Of I CounselorsJudge Jason Bohm wrote what happened to Yingying Zhang was unconscionable. However, counselors Thomas Miebach and Jennifer Maupin didn't cause or contribute to her death.
University Of Illinois To Reopen Campuses This Fall; Masks Required In Classrooms, New Restrictions On Residence HallsStudents who don't or can't return to campus will be able to take all of their classes online.