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Duncan visits UI, discusses challenges for students with disabilities

Duncan visits UI, discusses challenges for students with disabilities

By Aaron Navarro

September 16, 2015


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The Men’s and Women’s wheelchair basketball teams had a special spectator at their Wednesday morning practice. Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education, visited the ARC as part of his national “Back-To-School” bus tour. “[UI’s wheelchair basketball program] is extraordinary, and...

University police review active threat procedures in wake of Purdue tragedy

By Brittney Nadler

February 20, 2014


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During the recent shooting at Purdue University, when a teaching assistant was shot and killed by a student, some professors continued to teach and even refused to lock doors and take safety precautions, according to the Purdue Review. In the wake of this tragedy, University of Illinois police office...