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University scores search firms for chancellor

University scores search firms for chancellor

By Samantha Jones Toal

February 29, 2016

The University has hired multiple executive consultant firms to aid in the selection of high-ranking personnel over the past year given the absence of a permanent chancellor, athletic director and University president. For the chancellor search, they have selected Greenwood/Asher & Associates to help l...

Updates from press conference introducing Whitman as next athletic director

Updates from press conference introducing Whitman as next athletic director

By Michal Dwojak

February 18, 2016

(10:50 a.m.) Whitman said there a lot more similarities than differences between Division III schools and Division I schools. He noted differences in budget, the scholarships and the transportation. Whitman also said he didn't want to have his parents to pay for his college education, which is what moti...

What you missed over winter break

By Daily Illini Staff Report

January 19, 2016

By Peter Bailey-WellsSports editorInterim Illinois Chancellor Barbara Wilson announced that the University had selected an executive search firm to assist her previously chosen search committee with hiring a new athletic director.JTThe search firm in question is Korn Ferry, the world’s largest execu...