Name Changes and the Public: Will Assembly Hall’s New Name Stick?

On Monday, April 29th, 2013,┬áMike Thomas, the University of Illinois Director of Athletics, announced that Assembly Hall will now be called State Farm Center. State Farm made an agreement of sixty million dollars with the university that will last for thirty years. The news was released on Illinois’s athletic website, fightingillini.com. Continue reading Name Changes and the Public: Will Assembly Hall’s New Name Stick?