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Morris to host budget cut rally

By Sam Beard, @SamBeard_DE

May 5, 2015

Filed under Campus, City, News

A rally against Gov. Bruce Rauner’s budget cuts is scheduled from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday in front of Morris Library.It has been organized by the four unions on campus, with cooperation from student government and others thro...

Chancellor’s office seeks input on budget cuts

By Sam Beard, @SamBeard_DE

May 4, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

Students, faculty and other community members have a series of opportunities to offer their input on budgetary issues to President Randy Dunn and other SIU administrators.The first of three town hall meetings will be from 9 to...

Excitement and frustration surrounds Springfest

By Sam Beard, @SamBeard_DE

April 22, 2015

Filed under Campus, City, News

Four packs of breath mints, one slab of brie cheese and a bag of Sour Patch Kids — these, along with $42,500, are what it took to snag an up-and-coming rapper for Friday’s Springfest in Shryock Auditorium.Jahron Brathwaite...

Administrators: Grassroots activism to end sexual assaults

By Sam Beard, @SamBeard_DE

April 20, 2015

Filed under News

Top SIU administrators participated in an open forum Tuesday to urge students to be more active in preventing sexual assault on campus.The town hall style meeting was hosted by the It’s On Us student task force. The task force is SIU...

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