The Old Main at Eastern Illinois University serves as the school's administration building. (Credit: Facebook/EIU)

Eastern Illinois University Faculty Skips Pay Raise To Save 29 Jobs

Eastern Illinois University President David Glassman says the members of a union that represents faculty and others on campus have agreed to postpone a pay raise to keep 29 instructors employed.



UIC Faculty Staging Two-Day Strike

Salary has been the biggest issue in contract talks that have stalled after 18 months of negotiations.


Chicago State University

Report: New Policy Forbids Chicago State Faculty From Talking To Media

A new policy on communication and social media has created a stir at Chicago State University on the city’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2012

Empty Classroom

Protests As Columbia College Plans To Raise Tuition, Weighs Cutting Programs

Students and faculty at Columbia College are protesting plans to raise tuition, as the school also weighs cutting some programs and restructuring some academic departments, according to published reports.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2012

Photo Of The Quad At The University Of Illinois. (U Of I Photo)

Faculty Members Call For Resignation Of U Of I President

An effort by some University of Illinois faculty members to oust President Michael Hogan continues.

CBS Chicago–02/29/2012


Weeklong Faculty Strike Ends At SIU

The weeklong strike by faculty at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale is over.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2011


UIC Faculty Advance Move To Unionize

A move is afoot to unionize teachers and others at a the University of Illinois at Chicago.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2011