In the Media

The Illini 4000 has been featured in a number of major news outlets since its inception in 2006, including the Chicago Tribune, USA Today, ABC 7 Chicago, and The Bakersfield Californian. Stay tuned to see what the Illini 4000 show up in the news this year!

2014 Media Appearances

Storm Lake Pilot Tribune

Naperville Community Television

Naperville Sun

UIUC Bioengineering Letter

ABC 7 Chicago

The Daily Herald

The Daily Illini


2013 Media Appearances


West Frankfort, IL

Fairmount, MN

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