Yearly Archives: 2016

University of Illinois Hosts ALPFA Regional Student Symposium

On October 1, 2016, the University of Illinois student chapter of the Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA) welcomed more than 250 participants from 20 different colleges and universities to the Business Instructional Facility on the University of Illinois … Continued

Deans’ Classroom Dedication

On October 29, 2016, a ceremony was held in the Business Instructional Facility Commons to dedicate a new classroom that honors the legacy of former deans of the College of Business. Funds to endow this classroom were provided by the … Continued

Suzanne Ekblad: resilience and enthusiasm

For those who know her, it may a bit of a surprise to learn that Suzanne Ekblad ’09 BA could be described as a reluctant Illini. Her reluctance started out as a sense of rebelling from family history: “I remember … Continued