Shannon Ryan from the Chicago Tribune wrote this fascinating story about the Glasnost Bowl, which never happened – but many relics remain, including custom jerseys made for George H.W. Bush, Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev.
Well worth your time if you like Illini history.
(Shannon Ryan / Chicago Tribune)
Great listen and info here.
(Jim Meadows / Illinois Public Media)
It’d be nice to go, I don’t know, an entire week without another story about how the U of I is (allegedly) mishandling a misconduct case
Not to mention that the Trump Administration Title IX rollbacks are actively making reporting and investigating these incidents more difficult, not less.
Here is the conclusion of a thread referenced in the article above, please be warned, the thread is fairly graphic.
This is a phenomenal feature on a tech repairman in Normal who has been responsible for recovering files for hundreds of thousands of ransomware victims.
(Renee Dudley / ProPublica)
National relevance, here we come.
(John Feinstein / Washington Post)
(Julie McClure / Smile Politely)
(Stephen Cohn / The Champaign Room)
Take a look at this photo
Colorful 😊 from r/UIUC
Isn’t that nice?