Monthly Archives: October 2015

Wrap-up on the State Budget and Higher Ed in Illinois Panel/Discussion

Thanks to those of you who came out! We had a small, but very engaged crowd at our panel Wednesday evening. For those of you who missed it, here are some of the highlights: Kristi Barnwell, VP of UIS UF announced the formation of a coalition of U of I faculty and graduate students from […]

The State Budget and Higher Education! An Informational Panel

On October 28th, UIS UF/UPI 4100 will be hosting an informational panel/discussion about how the current state budget impasse is and will affect public higher education: topics open for discussion include MAP grants, funding health insurance plans for faculty and staff, pensions, and more. Date: Wednesday, October 28, 2015 Time: 6pm-7:30pm Panelists include: Brian Mackey, […]