Everyday Life

College is more than a degree. It’s your life for 4 years, and a lot can happen in that time! That’s why our students so often talk about their everyday lives. We hope you enjoy their stories, both big and small.

The Academic Mindset: Part 2—Make It Pretty

Posted by Mark

October 16, 2018

Jesse McCartney Live at Foellinger

Posted by Jacob

October 10, 2018

Traveling From Champaign-Urbana to Chicago

Posted by Rachel

October 9, 2018

Finding “Your” Place…

Posted by Nisha

September 30, 2018

A Tribute to Dr. David Zola

Posted by Rachel

September 29, 2018

The Academic Mindset: Part I — Trying is Cool

Posted by Mark

September 28, 2018

The Importance of Pencils

Posted by Jacob

September 25, 2018

When Cooking Gets Hard

Posted by Kripa

September 22, 2018

Three Books Every Incoming Freshman Should Read

Posted by Rachel

September 21, 2018

Studying in College: A Primer

Posted by Mark

September 19, 2018

1/8th of The Semester Is Gone Already!

Posted by Jacob

September 8, 2018

A Fresh Start

Posted by Kripa

September 3, 2018

My First Impressions of Illinois: Welcome Days Edition

Posted by Fiza

August 26, 2018

Summer Registration Is Only The Beginning

Posted by Jacob

June 13, 2018

Studying in England: Classes, Rain, and Tea

Posted by Alexandra

June 1, 2018

From I-STAR to Illinois Graduate…hear some of their stories!

Posted by Kaci

May 14, 2018

Welcome Week “Truly a week to remember”

Posted by Chris

May 11, 2018

The Journey So Far

Posted by Jacob

May 11, 2018

What the Alma Mater Means to Me

Posted by Daniel

April 30, 2018

Preparing for Final Exams

Posted by Rachel

April 29, 2018