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UI still waiting on state budget

Michael Bass, Senior Associate Vice President and Deputy Comptroller, speaks at the Audit, Budget, Finance, and Facilities Meeting on Monday, Aug 31 2015.

By Maggie Sullivan

August 31, 2015

Negotiations on a state budget for fiscal year 2016 are at a standstill in Springfield and Walter Knorr, University chief financial officer, said if the state does not act soon the University won’t have a finalized budget for the Nov. 12 Board of Trustees meeting.“I make no prognostication or comm...

Big Ten and Big East announce new college basketball series

May 6, 2014

The Big Ten and the Big East conferences announced the establishment of an early-season college basketball series Tuesday, set to begin with the 2015-16 basketball season. The Gavitt Tipoff Games will feature eight games each year between Big Ten and Big East opponents to be played during the first ful...