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UI, Carle Health System move forward with College of Medicine developments

By Daily Illini Staff Report

December 10, 2015


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The University announced the formation of a core curriculum committee for the Carle Illinois College of Medicine in a press release sent Thursday. The committee is composed of 18 professionals from the University or Carle and is co-chaired by Robert Good, the senior associate medical director of popul...

Faculty, community members support Wise

Faculty, community members support Wise

By Daily Illini Staff Report

October 11, 2015


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Nearly two months since former Chancellor Phyllis Wise resigned, 250 people in the community decided it was time to recognize her contributions to the campus.In a letter that was sent to the Board of Trustees and President Killeen Oct. 6, members of the faculty and community and friends of Wise wrote th...

Search for Carle-Illinois College of Medicine founding dean to begin

By Daily Illini Staff Report

September 30, 2015


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The search for a dean of the Carle-Illinois College of Medicine will begin in October, the University announced Wednesday.According to a University press release, the committee will aim to have a founding dean selected by spring 2016. The committee will be composed of 17 members — seven represe...

Ten takeaways from the first Academic Senate meeting of the school year

Ten takeaways from the first Academic Senate meeting of the school year

By Abigale Svoboda

September 22, 2015


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1) Interim Chancellor Barbara Wilson has been in her role for five weeks now. And she doesn’t want the job.At Monday’s Academic Senate meeting, she said she loves the University but does not want to be in her role. She said she only took the position in hopes of helping the Urbana campus get out ...

Provost search will not start until new chancellor named

Provost search will not start until new chancellor named

By Maggie Sullivan

August 27, 2015


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The search for a new provost to replace Ilesanmi Adesida, who resigned Monday, will not begin until a new chancellor is named first, said Jan Dennis, assistant director for the Office for University Relations. “It’s important the new chancellor have input into the decision of provost, because the...

UI adds provost to admin search list

UI adds provost to admin search list

By Daily Illini Staff Report

August 25, 2015


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University faculty members disappointedly reflected on Provost Ilesanmi Adesida’s resignation Monday. Adesida will return to faculty in the College of Engineering effective Aug. 31. His resignation comes after a month of controversy surrounding the use of personal emails and the resignation of Former...

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