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EIU backers plan rally in face of 200 layoffs

By Tom Kacich, The News-Gazette, Champaign-Urbana

February 3, 2016

Filed under News

Supporters of Eastern Illinois University — where layoff notices are going out to some 200 civil service employees — will rally later this week in support of a state appropriation to sustain the university.What's being bill...

Former SIU athletic director named interim AD at the University of Illinois

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

November 9, 2015

Filed under Sports

Paul Kowalczyk was named interim athletic director at University of Illinois on Monday. The hiring came after the university fired Mike Thomas earlier the same day. Interim Chancellor Barbara Wilson said the release was a no-ca...

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