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Budget cuts could eliminate programs

By Tyler Davis, @TDavis_DE

April 20, 2015

Gov. Bruce Rauner’s budget cuts could diminish programs that give students professional experience and Carbondale residents affordable mental healthcare.Officials at SIU’s Clinical Center were asked to prepare a budget for...

Senate hearing finds proposed cuts would devastate Southern Illinois economy

By Illinois Senate Democratic Staff press release

April 8, 2015

The Illinois State Senate held a joint Appropriations I and II Committee Hearing to collect testimony about the impact the governor’s proposed budget cuts would have on Southern Illinois’ economy.Representatives from Sout...

Proposed budget cuts would affect athletics

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

March 29, 2015

With Gov. Bruce Rauner’s $387 million proposed budget cut to higher education—roughly $44 million affecting SIU's Carbondale campus—all departments on campus have to plan for cuts, including athletics.“If we end up doing bu...

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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