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Harriet Tubman is chosen as new face of $20 bill

By Samantha Masunaga, Los Angeles Times

April 20, 2016

Harriet Tubman will replace President Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill, a Treasury Department official said Wednesday.The official did not give a timetable for the change, saying only that the department is looking to make the ...

Free online textbooks promise to save students cash

By Cory Ray, @coryray_DE

November 4, 2015

Students may not need to pay for textbooks in the near future. K. V. Shajesh, a physics lecturer at SIUC, plans to use a free online textbook service for his Physics 203a course in spring semester. The development of free onlin...

Shockers’, Panthers’ success a victory for all Valley teams

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 30, 2015

Love or hate Wichita State and Northern Iowa, Saluki fans had a reason to cheer for their team’s Missouri Valley Conference rivals in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. The Shockers and Panthers earned the MVC about $...

Town hall talk addresses university budget woes

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

March 16, 2015

Citizens smell something rotten in the state of Illinois and it smells a lot like money problems.Several SIU administrators were part of a panel to answer questions from the near 50-person audience Monday in the Student Cente...

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