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The Independent

Board of Trustees Overview

Sarahy Lopez, writer

September 26, 2017

Filed under News

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...

El Centro drivers catch a break

Tom Robb, Staff writer

September 29, 2006

Filed under News

For almost two years, students at El Centro have had no parking. Students who wished to have their parking fees reduced for credit hours taken at El Centro have had to pay for parking for all their credits or opt out of parking all together, until now. Parking Office Supervisor Ann Weaver told the Independent that she would...

Two parking lots coming in January for El Centro

Tom Robb, Staff Writer

September 26, 2006

Filed under News

Since Nov. 2004, El Centro students have not had a place to park. That will soon change, however, as El Centro will have the use of two parking lots as early as this January, according to Director of El Centro Daniel Lopez. El Centro's landlord, the Aspira Alternative High School, acquired the lots recently and will share...