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The Illini Media Hall of Fame

Congratulations to the six outstanding individuals who were chosen to represent the 2009 Illini Media Hall of Fame class.

Hall of Fame candidates were nominated by fellow alumni and were then reviewed and voted on by a selection committee consisting of current staff members and alumni. The induction ceremony took place at the 2009 Illini Media Hall of Fame Brunch on Sunday, October 4, 2009 at the Illini Union in Champaign, Illinois.

2009 Illini Media Hall of Fame inductees: Joe Urschel, Richard Sublette, Charla Krupp, Robert Hillman and Art Anderson. Not pictured: Alan D. Mutter.


Art Anderson

WPGU: 1953-58 Chief engineer
Inducted: 2009

Richard Sublette

Illini Media: Advertising director, 1966-70, Publisher and GM, 1970-81
Inducted: 2009

Alan D. Mutter

Daily Illini: 1968-70 Reporter
Inducted: 2009

G. Robert Hillman

WPGU, Daily Illini: Newscaster and reporter, 1968-69 Campus news reporter, 1969-72
Inducted: 2009

Joe Urschel

WPGU, Daily Illini, Illio: Disc jockey, 1970-71, Reporter, 1971-73, Illio editor, 1973-74
Inducted: 2009

Charla Krupp

Daily Illini, Illio: Reporter, 1971-74, Illio managing editor, 1974-75
Inducted: 2009