Southern Illinois University
A scary incident on the campus of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale Wednesday.
WSIL-TV reports Cheng spoke out about the epithets found last week. In a university-wide email, she says she won’t accept racial intolerance.
Authorities say 31-year-old Nathan Morrow of Carbondale was injured Oct. 23, although details of the fall haven’t been made public.
Simon cites a Pew Research Center report that found students amassed an average of $26,000 in student loans in 2010.
The survey measured public opinion on ethics and reform. 77 percent of respondents say corruption in Illinois government is widespread.
SIU profesor John Jackson says anti-Chicago sentiment has grown in Southern Illinois over the last 10-15 years.
State university officials have begun their annual trek to Springfield, testifying about what their financial needs.
Lawmakers want to keep along-term Illinois tax incentive program going.
Other universities buying domain to keep pornographers from using them.
The university’s board of trustees now must ratify the agreements.