The Daily Illini

Termination of Steven Salaita a bad move by the University

August 18, 2014

I received my Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, but I have never felt less proud of my alma mater than upon learning of Chancellor Wise’s decision to summarily terminate the appointment of Professor Steven Salaita in the American Indian Studies Program at the University. If...

Library-IT Fee funds fully allocated; rate remains steady

April 3, 2014

The University will no longer see an additional influx of funds from the campus Library-IT Fee, used to expand and enhance library and information technology resources. When the fee was instated in 2007, it was only applied to incoming students after the summer semester, resulting in an approximate ...