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Trudie Jackson speaks on awareness for Native American LGBT health care

Trudie Jackson speaks on awareness for Native American LGBT health care

By Vivienne Henning

November 3, 2015

When Trudie Jackson returned to school in 2009 to earn her degree in social work she realized the need to address LGBT health. As a case manager in the human service field, she was supposed to serve 15 clients but ended up with a caseload of over 24 clients.Jackson, graduate student in American Indian S...

Termination of Steven Salaita a bad move by the University

August 18, 2014

I received my Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, but I have never felt less proud of my alma mater than upon learning of Chancellor Wise’s decision to summarily terminate the appointment of Professor Steven Salaita in the American Indian Studies Program at the University. If...