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As Chicago State ends semester early and some funds OK’d, uncertainty looms

By Dawn Rhodes and Jodi S. Cohen, Chicago Tribune

April 27

Filed under News

Chicago State University ends its spring term this week with an 11th-hour infusion of cash but no clear road map for its financial future.Like many state universities and community colleges, the far south side school has sputtered along th...

Faculty Senate says yes to plus-minus grading scale

By Anna Spoerre, @annaspoerre

April 12

Filed under Campus, News

A plus-minus grading system was approved Tuesday by the campus Faculty Senate.The proposed change received 17 votes in favor and seven opposed, said Stacey Sloboda, co-chair of the Faculty Senate's Undergraduate Education Pol...

Universities given credit downgrade

By Julie Wurth, The News-Gazette, Champaign-Urbana.

February 26

Filed under News

Several beleaguered Illinois universities took another hit this week, with Moody's Investor Service downgrading their credit ratings because of the ongoing state budget crisis.Northern Illinois University and Northeastern Illinois...

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