Western Illinois University has a preliminary spending plan in place for next year.
Students at a community college in northwest Illinois will be able to dual enroll at Western Illinois University. That's despite their campuses being more than 170 miles apart.
Nearly a quarter of the student body works part-time, up to 20 hours a week, for the university. The majority of those students make $8.25 an hour, the current minimum wage in Illinois.
Originally published on Fri May 2, 2014 4:54 pm
A court is being asked to prevent any aspect of Illinois' pension overhaul from taking effect, until it's decided whether the law is constitutional. A motion was filed Friday in Sangamon County Court.
The federal government is investigating Knox College and 54 other colleges and universities for their handling of sexual violence and harassment complaints.