Southern Illinois University
An effort to elect officers on the Southern Illinois University’s governing board short-circuited when two members walked out of the panel’s meeting.
“It’s time to reconstitute the board and have a rough geographic balance and give the Senate and the governor an opportunity to reset,” Bill Haine said.
All of the terms of the departing board members expired last month. They largely expressed thankfulness for their time serving the university system they say faces challenges.
SIUE officials sent an early morning text to students and staff at 2:18 this morning, detailing an armed robbery on the campus.
Hundreds of medical students may not be able to start their residency programs in Illinois this summer because of licensing delays.
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.