The Independent

The Independent

Students and faculty demand a new president and changes to NEIU

Students and faculty demand a new president and changes to NEIU

February 13, 2018

During the Board of Trustees meeting on Feb. 8, about 15 students, faculty and staff came to stand in fron...

Board of Trustees Meeting

June 23, 2017

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The dates, times and locations of the meetings of the Board of Trustees are provided below. All members of the public are welcome to attend. Unless noted otherwise, all Committee meetings begin at 1:00 p.m. and Board meetings at 2:00 p.m. and are held in the Student Union, Golden Eagles room at Northeastern Illinois University,...

Board of Trustees Overview

Sarahy Lopez, News Editor

September 26, 2017

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The financial situation at NEIU was relieved during the month of July when a state budget was finally passed. For two years, NEIU had no budget and struggled to keep afloat, implementing furlough days and laying off employees. During the Board of Trustees meeting on Sept. 14, members analyzed the budget that the school recei...

Board of Trustees Meeting

June 23, 2017

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The dates, times and locations of the meetings of the Board of Trustees are provided below. All members of the public are welcome to attend. Unless noted otherwise, all Committee meetings begin at 1:00 p.m. and Board meetings at 2:00 p.m. and are held in the Student Union, Golden Eagles room at Northeastern Illinois University,...

Tuition increases approved

Tuition increases approved

November 23, 2016

The Board of Trustees of NEIU decided  to increase tuition and fees effective for fiscal year 2018....

Changes are on the way

Changes are on the way

September 27, 2016

The vote to elect a search firm to do a national search for the next NEIU presidential candidate did...

Illinois Congress Approves Student Trustee Bill

Illinois Congress Approves Student Trustee Bill

June 21, 2016

The NEIU board of trustees was to put to vote an amendment at their upcoming meeting that could change...

NEIU May Get its first Doctoral Program

NEIU May Get its first Doctoral Program

October 7, 2014

While still in a developmental stage, there are early plans to start a doctoral curriculum at NEIU. The College of Education has sent plans to the Board of...

Neighborhood Community Speaks out at Board of Trustees Meeting

Neighborhood Community Speaks out at Board of Trustees Meeting

September 23, 2014

Though often filled with dry talk of committee reports, finances and voting procedure, the NEIU Board of Trustees meetings are more oft...

BoT Meetings Heralds Changes At NEIU

BoT Meetings Heralds Changes At NEIU

April 23, 2013

  New buildings on Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU)’s main campus, an increase in t...

Upcoming Changes in Tuition Rates

Upcoming Changes in Tuition Rates

March 7, 2013

  In the President’s Report to the Board of Trustees, Action item I.B.  Tuition and Fr...

From the Desk of the Editor

February 21, 2013

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The upcoming Board of Trustees (BoT) meeting will address several important items for students and faculty to be aware of. Action Item A, pertains to the recommendation of immediate tenure for the new Provost and Vice President of Student Affairs, Dr. Richard Helldobler. Helldobler, whose appointment was announced in December...

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