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Former Obama adviser gives free keynote address

April 29, 2017

Valerie Jarrett will not be accepting payment for her keynote speech at Spring Commencement this May...

Problems come to light at El Centro

Problems come to light at El Centro

April 29, 2017

In the midst of budgetary restrictions and furlough programs, there was a major malfunction with the...

Imposed furloughs affect faculty

Imposed furloughs affect faculty

March 24, 2017

Since fiscal year 2015 NEIU has had a 47 percent reduction in state funding according to the Center for Tax...

The future in the face of furloughs

The future in the face of furloughs

March 14, 2017

Students who will be fired from their campus jobs during the furloughs imposed during spring break can...

Frustrated, Furloughed Employees Vent at Forum

Frustrated, Furloughed Employees Vent at Forum

April 5, 2016

As the state budget crisis continues to loom over NEIU, many of the school's staff are feeling the c...