Flanked by the snowstruck figures of Learning and Labor, Alma Mater wears a becoming cape of white in this wintry scene outside Altgeld Hall. “Mother” has stood here since 1962,
The University of Illinois Arboretum boasts 160 acres of gardens, collections and habitats, and serves as a living laboratory for students of both plant sciences and fine and applied arts.
Illinois football returns to Soldier Field on Nov. 28, 2015, for a showdown against Big 10 in-state rival Northwestern University. The last time the Fighting Illini played in Chicago was
Sturdy, strong and simply beautiful—Alma Mater is back. Following a nearly two-year absence for a complete restoration, the beloved icon returned to campus April 9, prompting cheers, chimes (from nearby