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Lt. Governor touts commitment to education

By Sam Beard, @SamBeard_DE

September 17, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti visited the university Thursday to endorse her office's policies and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. Sanguinetti, the first latina Lt. Gov. in the country, is the highest officer in the state besides Gov. Bruce...

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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