2015 News Releases

Nov 12
U of I trustees call for approval of state budget
University of Illinois, Steven Salaita to settle litigation
Board item 21 (settlement)

Oct 28
U of I impact: $13.9 billion in annual income to Illinois economy 

Oct 19
President Killeen announces $24 million in cost-saving initiatives

Sept 10
U of I trustees approve employee background checks 

Sept 8
U of I reports record enrollment 

Aug 14
Chancellor Wise says she will resign, resume tenured faculty role

Aug 12
Wise reassigned; Wilson to be acting chancellor
Barbara J. Wilson recommended as interim chancellor of University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus 
Biography Image available for download

Aug 7
Potential FOIA compliance issue discovered and reviewed 
Supplemental Release

Aug 6
Phyllis M. Wise steps aside as Urbana-Champaign campus chancellor 

July 23
Trustees finalize agreement for new medical school in Urbana

June 24
Killeen to head Illinois Science & Technology Coalition board

June 16
Diverse business opportunity fair (from the Procurement Diversity office)

June 3
Killeen redirects $8.2 million for student programs

May 27
Public universities advocate for state funding support 

May 7
Easter awarded Trustees' Distinguished Service Medallion
Presentation from the advisory task force on the College of Medicine to the Academic and Student Affairs committee (PDF), May 6

April 1
U of I issues "sheltered market" request for proposals for IT

March 12
Trustees approve new medical school in Urbana

March 11
Easter recommends approval of Urbana medical school (Text of statement available)

Feb 18
Statement from University of Illinois President Robert Easter 

Jan 29
A statement by the University re Steven Salaita complaint

Jan 15
Trustees formally approve U of I president, UIC chancellor
No base tuition increase for in-state, U of I freshman
McMillan elected U of I Board chairman

Jan 5
U of I recommends no base tuition increase for in-state freshman

2014 News Releases

Dec 30
Statement on the Obama Presidential Library, a media advisory issued jointly with President-elect Killeen

Dec 27
U of I send two police honor guard members to New York funeral

Dec 18
UIC chancellor announced

Nov 19
University of Illinois names 20th president

Nov 13
Trustees approve performance-based incentive pay for Easter
U of I trustees endorse Obama library bid

Sept 11
Remarks from President Robert Easter and Chancellor Phyllis Wise
U of I approves $5.6 billion budget for fiscal 2015

July 24
U of I board fills campus leadership positions

July 21
Ghosh named CEO of University of Illinois Hospital

June 13
U of I sets town hall meetings in presidential search

June 5
Website launched for U of I presidential search

May 14
U of I leadership joins supporters for lobby day

Apr 18
New Illinois pension law threatens wave of retirements at U of I
Board appoints presidential search committee

Mar 6
Trustees approve presidential search committee

Feb 25
President Easter's statement on digital lab grant

Feb 24
Board committee reviews proposed health-care reorganization

Jan 23
Kennedy re-elected U of I Board chairman
U of I approves tuition, fee, housing rates

Jan 13
U of I recommends 1.7 percent tuition increase
Jan 2014 Tuition Presentation ABFF

UA Unit News Releases

July 2
U of I participates in regional economic development summit

April 10
DELTA award winners honored

Mar 4
High school students to showcase financial knowledge



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