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Chicago State lays off a third of its staff

By Jodi S. Cohen, Chicago Tribune

April 30, 2016

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Chicago State University on Friday said more than 300 employees are being laid off, a dramatic downsizing a week after the school received some long-awaited money from the state, the Tribune has learned.The layoffs — which equ...

University of Illinois planning staff layoffs due to state budget stalemate

By Jeanne Kuang, Chicago Tribune

April 21, 2016

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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 ...

WIU announces 110 layoffs

By The Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa

April 15, 2016

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Western Illinois President Jack Thomas announced approximately 110 layoffs to non-instructional staff Wednesday in a letter posted on the school website.Thomas said individuals facing layoffs will be given 30-day notice and, wi...

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