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Academic Senate to urge to Board to postpone implementation of background checks

Academic Senate to urge to Board to postpone implementation of background checks

September 22, 2015

The newly approved background check policy is expected to be implemented in less than two weeks, but the Academic Senate might put it on hold. Teresa Barnes, professor of history, presented a resolution at the Academic Senate meeting Monday asking the senate to urge the Board to postpone the impleme...

Urbana accepts revised agreement with geographic tool consortium

Urbana accepts revised agreement with geographic tool consortium

By Eli Murray

February 6, 2014

Police officers in Champaign County have a unique tool at their disposal. When they receive a call about a disturbance, they can enter the address into a database that connects officers to an array of information about the destination, such as names of property owners, or directions to the site. This “Geog...