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Court sides with Salaita in release of documents


By Atoosa Sayeh

June 12, 2015

The Champaign County court sided with Steven Salaita and has asked the University to hand over the thousands of documents dealing with the professor’s hiring decision.At the Champaign County Courthouse in Urbana on Friday at 9:30 a.m., presiding Judge Thomas Difanis called the hearing. Anand Swaminathan, attorney ...

Killeen named 20th University of Illinois president

Incumbent University President Robert Easter shares a laugh with President-elect Timothy Killeen during a press conference to introduce Killeen at the Illini Union on Wednesday.

November 19, 2014

Timothy Killeen was named the 20th president of the University of Illinois on Wednesday morning, and he is dedicating his presidency to the students.  Killeen is the vice chancellor for research and president of the Research Foundation of the State University of New York, a network of 64 state-wide...