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Expanding philanthropy and engagement through Esports

With Esports growing as an industry at record-setting rates and engaging viewers and participants who might not otherwise respond to traditional advancement outreach, the Illini Esports team is designing strategies to expand alumni engagement in new ways and to grow philanthropic investment in Esports programs on campus.

Illini Esports Status

Design Designing in the Spring 2022 UIDEA Batch

Illini Esports Team

AJ Taylor

  • S22

Megan Baird

  • S22

Daniel Jackson

  • S22

Jamie Nelson

  • S22

Liam Sise

  • S22

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