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MAP grant students react to possibly paying back their grant

By Cory Ray, @coryray_DE

March 30, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

Joshua Bowens works more than 60 hours a week — sometimes only getting a few hours of sleep between classes — and if he has to pay back his MAP grant money, he may have to take on more. Bowens could be another victim of the...

Board discusses MAP payback, future of towers, budget impasse ahead of Thursday meeting

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

March 23, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

The SIU Board of Trustees heard presentations Wednesday morning ranging from potential tuition hikes to proposals for new dorms on the east side of Carbondale's campus.Here's what the nine trustees discussed during the e...

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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