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WIU announces 110 layoffs

By The Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa

April 15, 2016

Filed under Latest News

Western Illinois President Jack Thomas announced approximately 110 layoffs to non-instructional staff Wednesday in a letter posted on the school website.Thomas said individuals facing layoffs will be given 30-day notice and, wi...

Editorial: Call your local legislator, ask why

By Peoria Journal Star editorial board

March 26, 2016

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

It's official: Illinois is the last state government without a budget in America, thanks to a Pennsylvania that was likewise floundering in dysfunction but, unlike Illinois, evidently got tired of it.Come now, you knew they'd ...

SIUE faculty unionizing, demands state funding

By Kelsey Landis, The Telegraph, Alton, Ill.

March 17, 2016

Filed under Latest News

With the aim of boosting their sway both on campus and in the state, a group of roughly 400 Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville faculty members announced their intention to unionize Tuesday.The Faculty Association is the name...

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