Vincent Schilling
4/4/14
An indigenous student has written an open letter to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign administrators and all indigenous and Native peoples of the world saying she wants to...
ICTMN Staff
10/28/13
A long-running trademark dispute about the university's “Chief Illiniwek” mascot has ended...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker

In the music business summertime is prime season for B-list and “nostalgia” acts to go on tour with an abundance of venues, from county fairs and festivals to the usual Indian casino gigs....

8/2/13
ICTMN Staff
6/26/13
At a charity fund-raiser on June 21, more than a dozen University of Illinois football players wore Indian headdresses after competing in "strong man" challenges to celebrate victo...
ICTMN Staff
5/8/13
The Council of Chiefs, a group made up of former University of Illinois (UI) students who had portrayed Chief Illiniwek, is pushing a plan that would return the mascot to campus...
Vincent Schilling
4/29/13
During the first week of March, students at the University of Illinois were asked if they supported having Chief Illiniwek as the official symbol of the university...