Students help with tornado cleanup At least 50 students took a break from studying to help with tornado relief in Washington. They'll also be volunteering over the winter break. See what they found in the STATEside story/video.
Mock Trial team defeats Harvard, Princeton The Illinois State University Mock Trial Team defeated two Ivy League competitors in the recent Yale Invitational Tournament. Only 26 schools nationwide were invited to the tournament at Yale, which is one of the oldest mock trial associations in the country.
MLK Jr. Dinner to feature Lani Guinier Lawyer, scholar and civil rights activist Lani Guinier will be the featured speaker for the University's Martin Luther King Jr. Dinner at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24. The first African-American woman tenured professor at Harvard Law School, Guinier has worked diligently on issues of social justice, voting rights and women in the law.