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Chancellor search committee chair named

By Daily Illini Staff Report

November 23, 2015


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Antoinette Burton, professor in history, will chair the search committee responsible for recommending a new Urbana chancellor. President Timothy Killeen announced Burton's appointment in a University Massmail on Monday afternoon. In the massmail, Killeen said Burton has over 15 years of experience at the U...

Wilson and Killeen address faculty concerns at annual meeting

Wilson and Killeen address faculty concerns at annual meeting

By Christin Watkins

October 27, 2015


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It was the annual meeting of the faculty, but President Timothy Killeen made sure to reiterate the importance he places on students at the University.“What comes first is the student experience,” he said.Killeen and Interim Chancellor Barbara Wilson hosted the meeting Monday to address University issu...

‘In Whose Honor’ voices concerns about Native American mascots

May 19, 2014


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University of Illinois Journalism Professor Jay Rosenstein’s documentary “In Whose Honor” screened at the University of Chicago on Monday, May 12. The film, which was originally released in 1997, voices the concerns of several Native Americans, primarily the concerns of Charlene Teters, who opposes...