LAS Insider blog for prospective students

Students and alumni in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences write about their personal experiences and insights throughout the academic year at the University of Illinois. They offer an inside look at the College of LAS and University of Illinois.

LAS upperclassmen share about their experiences of leading a student organization during COVID-19
LAS junior Evan Dray was recently awarded the prestigious Goldwater scholarship
One of the best things about being a student at the University of Illinois is growing as an individual. Here are five ways I've developed new ways of thinking at UIUC.
We discussed Amanda Gorman's poem "The Hill We Climb" with Quintionna Parks, a creative writing student studying poetry.
LAS senior Katie Mulligan reflects on three defining moments of her time at Illinois
History major Matthew Pettineo reflects on what he's liked about his professors at Illinois.
Political science major Kevin Quinn reflects on what makes U of I professors unique.
Biology major Neha Arun reflects on what she's enjoyed about her professors at U of I
LAS students share the things that helped them get through a difficult semester
The LAS Honors program helped Matthew Hoyle find his "place" on campus.