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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...

University of Illinois planning staff layoffs due to state budget stalemate

By Jeanne Kuang, Chicago Tribune

April 21, 2016

Filed under News

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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