Burlesque/Vaudeville troupe Carnivále Debauche provided a high-energy, crowd-pleasing celebration of all things nerdy at Nerdlesque.
Angie Thomas, author of The Hate U Give, spoke at the Illini Union last night as a part of One Book One Campus.
As we wind down the publishing calendar for 2018, here are the most visited articles on Smile Politely this year.
Check out the results when they are posted for the much-anticipated Midterm Election.
The 14th installment of PYGMALION took place last week and into the weekend, check out some photos from the event within.
Fomer President Barack Obama appeared on campus today, and we were there to capture it.
Anna was one of the lucky 1000 to see Hasan Minhaj last night, who came to campus as part of the Illini Union Board Spring Speaker Series.
This week, as Tovala launches their Kickstarter campaign for their new high tech cooker, it could have a sticker that says “Urbana Inside”.
Students in UIUC's Coordinated Science Lab are ensuring that a conference of the students, by the students, and for the students shall not perish from their University.
This weekend the indoor skies were abuzz with the sounds of model planes and drones alike as Hobbico held it’s 10th annual indoor electric R/C fest at the University of Illinois Armory.
Once in a while, the entrepreneurs in our community are recognized. This is one writer's harrowing account of the experience.
The next Champaign-Urbana Bitcoin Meetup is on August 18th. Don't know anything about Bitcoin? Read on. Our first book review will get you up to speed on Bitcoin technology and the implications of cryptocurrency in our city and our world.
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