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A Few Minutes With Steve Serio

Vince Lara at the University of Illinois speaks with Steve Serio, who just led the Team USA paralympic wheelchair basketball team to a gold medal in Tokyo.

From  Vince Lara-Cinisomo on 10/1/2021 15 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With ... COVID-19 and the cancellation of the Paralympic Games

Vince Lara of the College of Applied Health Sciences at Illinois speaks with Adam Bleakney, coach of Illinois' wheelchair track team, and Susannah Scaroni, paralympic athlete, about the…

From  Vince Lara-Cinisomo on 03/25/2020 6 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With Ray Martin

Ray Martin, two-time Paralympian, seven-time medalist, and 2020 trainee, talks with AHS media relations specialist Vince Lara about why he came to Illinois, coach Adam Bleakney, and his future plans.

From  Vince Lara-Cinisomo on 10/15/2019 6 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With Brian Siemann

2020 Paralympic Games trainee Brian Siemann chats with Vince Lara of the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois about how he got involved with racing, coach Adam Blakeney…

From  Vince Lara-Cinisomo on 10/7/2019 48 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With Daniel Romanchuk

Vince Lara, media relations specialist at the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois, spends a few minutes with Daniel Romanchuk, 2016 Paralympian who's training at…

From  Vince Lara-Cinisomo on 10/4/2019 29 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With ... Susannah Scaroni

College of Applied Health Sciences media relations specialist Vince Lara speaks with two-time Paralympian Susannah Scaroni, who is training at Illinois for the 2020 Games in Tokyo.

From  Vince Lara-Cinisomo on 10/1/2019 71 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With ... Kelsey LeFevour

Vince Lara at the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois spends a few minutes with Kelsey LeFevour, paralympian and doctoral student at Ilinois, to talk about why she took…

From  Vince Lara-Cinisomo on 09/24/2019 142 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With ... Alexa Halko

2016 Paralympian Alexa Halko, training at Illinois for the 2020 Games in Tokyo, speaks with College of Applied Health Sciences media relations specialist Vince Lara about Illinois' Paralympic…

From  Vince Lara-Cinisomo on 09/24/2019 31 plays 0  

Making Their Mark: Jean Driscoll

A new documentary premiering on the Big Ten network features three extraordinary women at the University of Illinois. The program shows how Jean Driscoll uses sports to change lives. Driscoll’s…

From  Joel Steinfeldt on 06/8/2016 151 plays 0