September 30, 2014
Commentary: Steven Salaita: U. of I. destroyed my career (Chicago Tribune)
eing recruited for a tenured faculty position at a major university is no small feat, nor should it be; tenure represents the pinnacle of an academic career. In my case, it involved numerous interviews with faculty in the American Indian studies program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and an intensive review of my scholarship, pedagogy and professional service..
U. of I. pitches new medical school (Chicago Tribune)
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign officials are lobbying to establish a new and independent college of medicine, an idea that has rankled counterparts at its sister campus in Chicago who currently oversee the university system's medical education..
4 Years and $2-Billion in Community-College Training Grants, State by State (Chronicle of Higher Education)
The White House on Monday unveiled the winners of the fourth and final round of Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training grants.
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