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Illini Dance Marathon


By Rachel Cordano

Makeup Guilty Pleasures


By Jami Singer
March 12, 2014 - 7:00am

The cosmetic industry can be difficult to keep up with. It’s a blessing to be constantly flooded with new releases from different companies, but also a curse to find the time to try them all. Not to mention the price tag can be a little pricey. So, before I invest in any product, I do my research. As an avid beauty enthusiast, I thoroughly enjoy trying out new makeup and skincare items, but because this obsession can be expensive, I find it necessary to read reviews and/or find out information about ingredients, especially for people with specific skin concerns. Exploring the beauty community has given me the opportunity to hear about new collections and current popular products, which often prompts me to jump on the bandwagon with genuine curiosity....

Meet Campus Cutie: Sean Malone


By Rachel Cordano
March 11, 2014 - 7:00am

Name: Sean Malone Hometown: Roscoe, IL Year: Junior Major: Psychology and Molecular and Cellular Biology (Pre-Med) Greek Affiliation: Sigma Pi Relationship Status: Single What are your plans for spring break? Going to Tennessee (Nashville and Chattanooga) with some of my best friends. READ MORE

Film Screening: "Girl Rising"


By Rachel Cordano

Goodbye Muscle and Fat, Hello Strength and Flexibility!


By Kaitlyn O'Connor
March 10, 2014 - 7:00am

With spring break just around the corner, it’s time to start toning that beautiful bod of yours. However, not all workouts are created equally. Some are designed to burn fat; others will help you build muscle. Some require certain equipment; others use strictly your body weight. Build Muscle: Lift Heavy That’s right, ladies. Before you start worrying about “bulking up,” remember that a man’s body and a woman’s body are very different. It would take a very long time (and some very heavy weight) to become “bulky.” READ MORE

What’s your favorite spring fashion trend?


By Rachel Cordano

What Every Collegiate Should Know About Unofficial


By Christina Oehler
March 8, 2014 - 11:00am

Unofficial St. Patrick’s day is the University of Illinois’ most revered and notorious holiday.  A full day of binge drinking takes place every year on the first Friday of March, an early celebration of St. Patrick’s day, and this holiday is glorified by the massive consumption of alcohol by students on campus.  The infamous drinking holiday is almost synonymous with “U of I,” so freshman should know what to expect to see at this spectacle. READ MORE

Gatsby


By Rebekah Hakimian
March 8, 2014 - 7:00am

We cant deny how ugly Ugg boots are, but we are all still guilty of owning a pair. But why hide when you can wear your not so typical pair, like a cable knit pair or furry leather pair. READ MORE

Third Edition: Ask a Bro Advice Column


By Illinois Contributor
March 7, 2014 - 7:00am

HC: When we're alone he is awesome, but when we're in a large group he is super awkward. He can't even look at me sometimes. It's not a secret that we hang out. Why does he act like this? READ MORE

Ugh


By Rebekah Hakimian
March 7, 2014 - 7:00am

We cant deny how ugly Ugg boots are, but we are all still guilty of owning a pair. But why hide when you can wear your not so typical pair, like a cable knit pair or furry leather pair. READ MORE