The Daily Illini

Academic senate discusses new procedures for faculty appointments

By Christin Watkins

November 16, 2015

The academic senate discussed a new system for reviewing tenured faculty appointments at its meeting Monday evening.The Committee on University Statutes and Senate Procedures recommended that the Board of Trustees delegate its responsibility of reviewing tenured faculty appointments to the president...

Curtis Orchard: A family for owner Joyce Curtis

Curtis Orchard: A family for owner Joyce Curtis

By Annabeth Carlson

October 8, 2014

To most people in the Champaign-Urbana area, the Curtis Orchard is a successful apple orchard and pumpkin patch business.  But to co-owner Joyce Curtis, it is much more than that. It is a place where she used to raise confined hogs with her husband of 58 years, Paul. It is a place where she works alon...