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University of Illinois planning staff layoffs due to state budget stalemate

By Jeanne Kuang, Chicago Tribune

April 21

Filed under News

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is preparing for layoffs in the fall if lawmakers haven't solved the state's budget impasse by then.An email sent to the university's deans, directors and department heads lays out ...

How they matched up last time

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

November 29

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Southern Illinois last played Illinois on Aug. 30, 2014. The Fighting Illini, which was ranked No. 11 at the time, won the match 3-0 (25-23, 25-13, 25-12).No Saluki recorded double-digits in kills or digs. U of I had two players p...

Former SIU athletic director named interim AD at the University of Illinois

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 9

Filed under Sports

Paul Kowalczyk was named interim athletic director at University of Illinois on Monday. The hiring came after the university fired Mike Thomas earlier the same day. Interim Chancellor Barbara Wilson said the release was a no-ca...

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