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Committee searches to fill new diversity efforts chancellor position

By Samantha Jones Toal

February 22, 2016


Filed under News

Adding a required U.S. Minority course to the general educational requirements has been a debated topic amongst students, faculty and administration for the past couple of months. Some students have expressed concern that the added course will hinder students’ ability to graduate on time, while ot...

Wilson outlines initiatives promoting diversity and inclusion

Wilson outlines initiatives promoting diversity and inclusion

By Daily Illini Staff Report

December 7, 2015


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Rather than the traditional holiday greeting Massmail, Interim Chancellor Barbara Wilson sent out a list of initiatives Monday afternoon addressing recent issues of the racism and discrimination that she recognized are a “part of daily life” for some students on campus.Wilson referred to campus ...

UPDATED: Illinois women’s basketball assistant coach leaves program under storm of accusations

UPDATED: Illinois women’s basketball assistant coach leaves program under storm of accusations

By Declan Harty

May 18, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Illinois football program is not the only sport at the University that is dealing with allegations of player abuse. Chancellor Phyllis Wise’s office, the Office of Diversity, Equity and Access, and Academic Human Resources were involved in an investigation into allegations of player abuse by Il...