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Kori Bowns
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Monday, April 27th, 2015

Sir Anthony Leggett received the 2003 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on superfluidity. Since then, he has been a physics professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His other titles and achievements include being a member of the National Academy of Sciences, the American Academy of the Arts and Sciences, and the American Physical Society. He was also knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 2004 as a result his progress and services to the field of physics. Leggett was welcomed to IIT last week to present a lecture on campus.

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Sunday, April 26th, 2015

Finance Board finished out the semester with our last hearing on Saturday, April 18. Advising was held the week prior to the hearing, from Monday, April 13 at 12 p.m., until Thursday, April 16, at 6 p.m. Over 56 organizations submitted proposals that were considered for funding. We’d like to share with you some statistics from the hearing and others that help us look ahead through the end of the semester.

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Friday, April 24th, 2015
Here at TechNews, we respect those who, over the summer, utilize their resources in order to get internships, advance their education, or get a good job and make that green. We also understand when that need to just be a lazy slob kicks in, and all you want to do is eat ramen noodles and watch Netflix, so I put together a list of the top 16 movies to watch to burn the day away.
By: 
Vijai Baskar
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Sunday, April 26th, 2015
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) at IIT held their last general body meeting for the semester on Wednesday, April 22 at the Siegel Hall Auditorium.
By: 
Kori Bowns
Date: 
Monday, April 27th, 2015
Illinois Tech Robotics (ITR) is a student organization where members can learn new things and build exciting projects, as well as help others and make an impact by inspiring children to pursue an interest in science and technology fields. Each year, ITR members take part in a variety of outreach opportunities.
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Sunday, April 26th, 2015

Manchester City hosted Aston Villa, looking for their fifth straight win which would have allowed Manchester City to go past Manchester United and Arsenal and onto the second spot in the premier league.

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Sunday, April 26th, 2015
The 2014-2015 Barclay’s Premier League season is now within shouting distance of being over, with Chelsea looking more and more as the likely champions. Their match up this weekend against Arsenal looked to be a decisive fixture in the race for the title. In the end, it left both sides feeling moderately pleased as it ended in a 0-0 draw. This put Chelsea 10 points clear of both Manchester City and Arsenal at with the former at 77 points and the latter with 67 points.
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Sunday, April 26th, 2015

The quarter final stage of the UEFA Champions league comes to an end with two nail-biting matches between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid, and Monaco and Juventus. With all the teams in top form, it was an exciting week in the European Championship.

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Sunday, April 26th, 2015
It was the second leg of the UEFA Champions league quarter finals, with Barcelona cruising through to the semi-finals, and Bayern giving the possibly most surprising second leg comeback ever.

Neymar did a double, as Barcelona head through to the semifinal when they hosted Paris SG at Camp Nou for the last leg of the quarter-final match. With Barcelona already 3-1 up on aggregate, Paris SG was expected to be menacing, but the story was opposite altogether.