At Issue: City Colleges Of Chicago Still Suffering From State's Budget ImpasseThe end of the state budget crisis has not ended some serious financial challenges at the City Colleges of Chicago.
City Colleges Announces Plan To Cut 120 Jobs, Due To Budget ImpasseCity Colleges of Chicago announced Wednesday that it would lay off 120 employees as the school system attempts to make up for a state funding shortfall exacerbated by Illinois’ lingering budget stalemate.
Juan Salgado Named Chancellor Of Chicago City CollegesAs the newly appointed chancellor of Chicago’s City Colleges, Salgado's job will be to upgrade student performance.
3 Chicagoans Among MacArthur 'Genius Grant' WinnersFormally known as MacArthur Fellowships, the five-year grants are awarded each year to people who the MacArthur Foundation says are transforming their fields. Each winner is granted $625,000 over five years, no strings attached, in recognition of work the foundation finds creative and innovative.