Alumni & Campus Stories

Illini Replay: Kara Kapernekas

Kara Kapernekas, ’05 ACES, was a two-time All-Big-Ten performer (2003, 2005) and team captain (2004-05) for the Fighting Illini women’s gymnastics team. More than a decade after the conclusion of her standout career in Orange...

Memory Lane: Dance Fever

Louise Kenyon Molitor, ’33, never forgot the enchanting spring night that she danced on the roof of Robeson’s department store, five stories above the downtown Champaign streets. She, her date and dozens of other...