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GSU students, faculty rally for education funding

By Mike Nolan, The Daily Southtown, Tinley Park, Ill.

March 8, 2016

Filed under News

Mychael Vanarsdale expects to get his bachelor's degree from Governors State University in May, but he said his nephew's plans to attend college in Illinois, possibly at GSU, are uncertain.Vanarsdale, president of the student ...

No Illinois mental health aid has patients and providers reeling

By Madeleine Doubek, Reboot Illinois

March 7, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Tina Wardzala lies awake nights wondering and fearing what will happen to her and her sons if she loses the therapy and psychiatric medication she needs."I have to be well to take care of my children," she told me recently.I first w...

Budget impasse forcing some students to question future

By Suzanne Baker, Naperville Sun, Ill.

March 6, 2016

Filed under News

Benedictine University junior Samantha Triani is just two semesters away from completing her business degree in management and organizational behavior.How she's going to pay for her final year, however, is uncertain because Illinoi...

Community to host vigil Saturday to protest budget impasse

By Anna Spoerre, @annaspoerre

March 2, 2016

Filed under Campus, City

Concerned community members will gather downtown Saturday to continue protesting the state's ongoing budget crisis.The Peace Coalition of Southern Illinois, as part of the Fellowship of Reconciliation, is holding its monthly Vigil ...

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