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Illinois Fire Service Institute to receive $3.8 million for budget

By Aaron Navarro

January 5, 2016


Filed under News

As services and programs across Illinois remain in fiscal uncertainty due to the ongoing state budget standoff, one University organization will be able to once again offer the breadth of its full services.The Illinois Fire Service Institute, IFSI, is receiving just over $3.8 million in funding...

Fighting more than fires

Fighting more than fires

By Brittney Nadler

April 1, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Former St. Joseph Fire Chief Rusty Chism began to notice shortness of breath in the summer of 2013. He thought it may have been related to his heart, but his doctor said it was working fine. They were, however, concerned with a dark spot that appeared just below his chest. The dark spot turned out to be...