Dear Readers, Classes have ended for the semester at the University of Illinois, and summer will soon be upon us. Finals will conclude next weekend, after which the majority of students will be packing their bags to leave campus. For one large group of students, however, this will mean parting with the university … More The Spread Senior Feature: May 2019 Issue
We hope you enjoy this month’s featured video, in which we ask students studying abroad next semester about their upcoming plans! Video by Jack Coombs.
The Spread is thrilled to take you inside Campus Ink’s new on-campus location in Champaign! Campus Ink is a local business offering custom screen printing and embroidery services. Video and featured image by Jack Coombs.
By Madison Gillespie If you’ve had the chance to walk past the new Campus Ink location on South Sixth Street in the past few weeks, you may have had the opportunity to watch a piece of artwork come to life. Featuring a sprawl of college landmarks across the horizon and a sort of … More Eric Weatherford: The Painter Behind the Mural
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”
Dear Readers, Happy end of the semester! With final exams wrapping up this week, summer break is even closer than ever. Finishing up the school year, however, also means bidding farewell to the next graduating class. Out of the class of 2018, there is one individual that everyone here at The Spread holds dear. … More Welcome to the May Issue: Staff Senior Feature
By Riley Corboy By now, we all know that orange chicken isn’t real Chinese food. Although some may want to cling to their Americanized-versions of these foods forever, experiencing authentic cultural cuisine is an important part of expanding both your palette and your worldview. (Honestly, once you taste the real thing you won’t ever … More Chowbus: Your One-Way Ticket to Authentic Asian Cuisine
Dear Readers, Happy April! While there is plenty to look forward to this month, the most exciting event will be the weekend of April 13-15, the annual celebration of Moms Weekend at the University of Illinois. Filled with craft shows, long walks around campus, and bottomless plates of brunch, Moms Weekend … More Welcome to the April Issue: Giving Thanks for Moms Weekend
The Gottheil Cup is a philanthropy hockey game at the University of Illinois hosted by fraternities Sig Ep, Phi Delt, Acacia, and Delts with the goal of raising money for Josh’s fund for lymphoma research. To donate to Josh’s Fund, visit illinoissigeps.org and click on the “Donate” tab. ______________________________________________ Video and featured … More WATCH: The U of I Gottheil Cup