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Seattle's Percy Harvin hasn't been cleared

...Brent wrecked his Mercedes, leaving Brown dead. Brown, a linebacker, was also a teammate of Brent's at the University of Illinois.Prosecutors say Brent had a blood-alcohol level more than twice the legal limit. Brent's attorney denies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-16/seattles-percy-harvin-hasnt-b
Anson Bertrand

...Gatesville, Texas High School in 1941. He received a BS degree from Texas A&M, an M.S. degree from the University of Illinois, and a PhD from Purdue University. He served as Professor of Agronomy and Soil Sciences at Purdue University...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169835583
Ramblin' Rhodes: Fiddler to bring new music to Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival

...moved to Salt Lake City.He attended Arizona State University on a music scholarship and later transferred to the University of Illinois at Champagne/Urbana, where he studied classical violin with a Hungarian violinist."When you think of classical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-10-30/ramblin-rhodes-fiddle
UGA drops to 11th on 'party school' list

...students in a nationwide survey. Rounding out the Top 5 are the University of California, Santa Barbara; the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; West Virginia University and Syracuse University.Other Southeastern schools included...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-08-06/uga-drops-11th-party-scho
Leon Meyer

...Navasota, TX and graduated from the Georgia Tech with a degree in Chemical Engineering in 1948. He attended the University of Illinois where he earned his PhD in Physical Chemistry. Mr. Meyer was a former President of Congregation of Children...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000166506888
Charles Hopson

...was class Salutatorian, member of the golf team and quarterback of the football team. He was a graduate of the University of Illinois where he earned a BS Degree in Ceramic Engineering. Skip first moved to Augusta GA, and worked for Babcock and...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000166297725
Appling nursery grows about 5,000 poinsettias to sell

...Mexico while he served as the first U.S. ambassador to that nation.According to a fact sheet prepared by the University of Illinois, the first person to sell the poinsettia under its botanical name, Euphorbia pulcherrima, was John Bartram...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-22/appling-nursery-grows-about-5
Excellence creates names

...impact and prestige of our university. The University of Chicago is a far more prestigious institution than the University of Illinois. The prestige of Amherst, Williams, Davidson, Wake Forest, Cambridge and Oxford is not impaired by the diminutive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-04-28/excellence-creates-na
Pottersville: Where Edgefield pottery tradition began

...Edgefield pottery is widely appreciated for its beauty and durability and is collected as utilitarian art.In 2011, University of Illinois research archaeologist George Calfas and his student colleagues conducted a dig at the kiln site that yielded about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-10/pottersville-where-edgefield-
University's new name should forge an international identity

...impact and prestige of our university. The University of Chicago is a far more prestigious institution than the University of Illinois. The prestige of Amherst, Williams, Davidson, Wake Forest, Cambridge and Oxford is not impaired by the diminutive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2012-04-21/universitys-new-