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CUMTD to add new buses to fleet

CUMTD to add new buses to fleet

By Lilly Mashayek

October 13, 2015

Any student who has ever missed the 22 Illini before an 8 a.m. class will appreciate the addition of new buses to the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District’s fleet.CUMTD was granted $7.8 million from the Federal Transit Authority, FTA, to purchase up to 42 new buses over the next five years, said ...

BOT officially elects Killeen as next University president

BOT officially elects Killeen as next University president

January 15, 2015

The Board of Trustees officially elected Timothy Killeen as the University’s 20th president Thursday. Killeen, who was introduced in November, will succeed current President Robert Easter when he retires at the end of June. The Wales native and U.S. citizen has had over 30 years experience in high...