Northern Illinois University
Northern Illinois University in DeKalb will rotate years with the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana.
NIU’s board of trustees said during an afternoon meeting that Douglas Baker, the University of Idaho’s provost and executive vice president, will become the DeKalb school’s 12th president.
The Senate will be in session three days, Wednesday through Friday, and the House for three days, next Sunday through Tuesday (Jan. 6-8).
Study involved students at Northern Illinois University after a gunman killed five students and wounded more than a dozen.
The Illinois Democrat says the mass shootings at Northern Illinois University and Virginia Tech highlight the need for such programs.