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As Chicago State ends semester early and some funds OK’d, uncertainty looms

By Dawn Rhodes and Jodi S. Cohen, Chicago Tribune

April 27, 2016

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Chicago State University ends its spring term this week with an 11th-hour infusion of cash but no clear road map for its financial future.Like many state universities and community colleges, the far south side school has sputtered along th...

Dems advance latest higher ed bill, take another stab at union measure

By Monique Garcia and Celeste Bott, Chicago Tribune

March 4, 2016

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Democrats once again sought to bolster their election-year campaign attack fodder against Republicans on Thursday, voting for the latest plan to fund higher education and another union-backed measure to prevent a worker lockou...

DOD funding explains SIU’s militarized university ranking

By Cory Ray |@coryray_DE |Daily Egyptian

November 14, 2015

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While SIU lacks a fleet of tanks, one study shows the university's military ties.A recent study from Vice News ranked SIU as the 23rd most militarized university in the U.S. and said military relations at universities has bee...

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