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University students traveled to Springfield for Crisis Advocacy Day

University students traveled to Springfield for Crisis Advocacy Day

By Christin Watkins

October 20, 2015

Over 250 Illinois college students chanted “cuts mean us” when they arrived in Springfield Tuesday to advocate for students and budget solutions fund higher education.The students visited the state capital in hopes of making legislators aware of the negative impact the state’s proposed 31.5 per...