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Huddle Up with Groups on the Illinois App

With the Groups feature, users can now create a communication space in the Illinois app for friends and colleagues. People use Groups for messaging around a certain topic or between a certain number of people, posting announcements, hosting chats, and organizing meetups. Groups can also be used to publish events that show up in the…

Quick Poll and Find Out

If you ever find yourself sitting on the Quad on a busy day, try sending a Quick Poll to the people around you right from the Illinois app. Quick Polls are an entertaining and surprisingly informative way to send a multiple-choice question to everyone in your Bluetooth range and watch the votes show up in real-time.…

Students in Translation Studies Program Translate Safer Illinois to Portuguese and Other Languages

Students at the University of Illinois in the Translation Studies Program are leveraging their unique skills to make open-source contributions to the Rokwire Community. Their professor Kara Warburton, in collaboration with the Rokwire team, has tasked her students with localizing text strings in the Safer Illinois app for other languages. The contribution project counts towards…

The Illinois App: Seriously, Download It.

July 23, 2021 Be sure to check out the newest version of the Illinois app before you head back to campus. It folds all of University of Illinois life neatly in your pocket – so you can get just the information you need right when you need it. The app still features information you remember about…

Safer Illinois: Show Your Vaccination Status

Yes, You Can Upload Vaccines Now Campus life is back — do you have the latest version of Safer Illinois downloaded on your mobile device? Before you head back to campus, make sure you have everything you need to follow the latest health protocols.  Safer Illinois can display your vaccination status for building entry now, as…

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