U Of I Students In Paris Will Remain

(Urbana, IL) — University of Illinois officials say they have no plans to evacuate students who are in Paris on study-abroad programs or to block students heading there next semester. Nine U of I students are at two schools in Paris this semester, while others are in nearby European countries. An official of the school’s office for international study programs says they are in touch with the State Department and are monitoring the situation around the clock.