Feature: Tarana Burke

By Indira Midha     On Tuesday, September 18, Tarana Burke gave a talk at Foellinger Auditorium for University of Illinois students and community members. Tarana is the founder of the “Me Too” movement, providing survivors of sexual harassment or sexual assault with a supportive community, and the appropriate language to express their experiences in … More Feature: Tarana Burke

Student Spotlight: Sarah Sigmon of “Selfies With Alma”

By Indira Midha     Sarah Sigmon is a sophomore studying Advertising in the College of Media at UIUC. She has always been very creative and photography has always been present in her life. Her mother took a lot of pictures of her and her brother while growing up, so that love of photos continues … More Student Spotlight: Sarah Sigmon of “Selfies With Alma”

Feature: Illinois Campus Recreation Employees

By Domi Watkins     What better way to relieve stress than by heading to the gym? UIUC’s campus offers two central recreational centers, the Activity and Recreation Center (ARC) and Campus Recreation Center East (CRCE), where students and community members can run, lift weights and play on the courts to their heart’s content. These … More Feature: Illinois Campus Recreation Employees

Professor Spotlight: Jennifer Follis

By Molly Cline   From the printing press to reporting in a time with many technological advances, Professor Jennifer Follis knows the ins and outs of journalism. She teaches Introduction to Journalism, Journalism 200, News Editing, Journalism 320 and a science-based journalism class, Journalism 471. Molly Cline: What is your favorite part about teaching? Professor … More Professor Spotlight: Jennifer Follis

People of the Month: Teryn Payne and Amirah Zaveri

By Tristin Marshall Photos by Joseph E. Davis J.A.MS. annual awards show—also known as the JAMMIES—which highlights student accomplishments in the College of Media is less than 30 days away, and we are getting very excited to put on another amazing show this year. However, our show would not be as successful without the help of … More People of the Month: Teryn Payne and Amirah Zaveri