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Chancellor Koch addresses Campus Senate

Megan Swett, Editor-in-Chief

March 30, 2017

Filed under Campus News, Journal Archives

Chancellor Susan Koch addressed the Campus Senate at their meeting last Friday, speaking for roughly one hour about national, state, and campus-oriented topics of interest. On the national level, Koch spoke about the current...

SGA elections approach

Megan Swett, Editor-in-Chief

March 30, 2017

Filed under Campus News, Journal Archives, Student Affairs

Elections for the 2017-2018 Student Government Association term are fast approaching. Students elected to serve on SGA will begin their term on April 30 and will serve through April 30, 2018. Most of the current positions will...

New provost named

Megan Swett, Editor-in-Chief

March 30, 2017

Filed under Campus News, Journal Archives, Top Stories

The chancellor announced the new provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs (VCAA) appointee on Friday, March 24, at the Campus Senate meeting during her address. The new provost is Dennis Papini, an Illinois native who...

U of I President Killeen meets with campus senate, outlines IPAC

Sean Blackwell, Staff Writer

March 7, 2017

Filed under Campus News, Journal Archives, News, Student Affairs, Top Stories

University of Illinois President Timothy Killeen went before the UIS Campus Senate last Friday to report the state of affairs in the U of I system, and address the concerns and questions of campus senators and members of the audience. “The...

Budget problems end Heilongjiang Faculty Exchange

Sean Blackwell, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017

Filed under Campus News, Journal Archives, Top Stories

The Heilongjiang Faculty Exchange Program (also called the Harbin Exchange Scholar Program) ended a year and a half ago due to longstanding, unresolved funding issues, which were further exacerbated by the ongoing budget stalemate...

Yang sexual assault trial continued

Bryanna Shinall, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017

Filed under Campus News, Journal Archives

Xuesong “Gary” Yang, the former UIS visiting admissions counselor charged with the sexual assault of an international student, had his trial continued again following a recent court date on Feb. 6. A jury trial is set...

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