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Proposed cuts threaten Career Services

By Heather Cachola, @HeatherCachola

May 3, 2015

Filed under Budget, Campus, News

The campus center that strives to serve students preparing for their futures is also one being threatened by budget cuts. In response to Gov. Bruce Rauner's proposed budget, SIU President Randy Dunn asked the office of Career Serv...

Student starts petition to replace Rauner as keynote speaker, exceeds 2,000 signatures

By Luke Nozicka, @lukenozicka

April 10, 2015

Filed under Campus, City, News

Following the news that Gov. Bruce Rauner will be one of three keynote speakers at this year's May graduation, a student created a change.org petition asking the university's administration to replace him."Choosing him as a keynote...

Board of Trustees discusses furlough payments, renovations

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

March 19, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

The SIU system will have its lowest funding since the 1980s if GOP Gov. Bruce Rauner’s Feb. 18 budget proposal passes.At Thursday’s Board of Trustees meeting in Carbondale, SIU President Randy Dunn reacted to the budget proposal...

Town hall talk addresses university budget woes

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

March 16, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

Citizens smell something rotten in the state of Illinois and it smells a lot like money problems.Several SIU administrators were part of a panel to answer questions from the near 50-person audience Monday in the Student Cente...

City could face $1 million loss

By Tyler Davis, @TDavis_DE

February 24, 2015

Filed under Campus, City, News

Carbondale citizens may be aware of Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner’s cuts to state funding for SIU, but they may not know the city itself could lose more than $1 million.City Manager Kevin Baity said if Rauner’s proposed budg...

Rauner proposes $44M funding cut for SIUC

By Sam Beard, @SamBeard_DE

February 18, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

State funding for Illinois universities will be cut more than 31 percent if Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner gets his way.At his budget address Wednesday, Rauner discussed the ways he plans to fix Illinois’ budget crisis, which Re...

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