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SIU operations to continue through fall if no budget is settled by July 1

By Marissa Novel, @MarissaNovelDE

June 29, 2015

Filed under Latest News

The university will not close, though Gov. Bruce Rauner has vetoed the budget for fiscal year 2016.President Randy Dunn sent an email Monday stating that all university operations will remain open if a state budget cannot be settl...

Interviews conclude for chancellor finalists

By Chase Myers | @chasemyers_DE | Daily Egyptian

June 3, 2015

Filed under Latest News

Of the four chancellor candidates, two finalists remain, both calm and collected after their final interviews with the SIU Board of Trustees on June 3 at The Stone Center.Sabah Randhawa, executive vice president and provost at Ore...

Morris to host budget cut rally

By Sam Beard, @SamBeard_DE

May 5, 2015

Filed under Campus, City, Latest News

A rally against Gov. Bruce Rauner’s budget cuts is scheduled from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday in front of Morris Library.It has been organized by the four unions on campus, with cooperation from student government and others thro...

Proposed cuts threaten Career Services

By Heather Cachola, @HeatherCachola

May 3, 2015

Filed under Budget, Campus, Latest 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, Latest 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, Latest 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...

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