Gale Courey Toensing
9/10/14
After more than a month of silence, Steven Salaita made his first public statement Tuesday, September 9 about being misled by the University of Illinois into thinking he would be a...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/8/14
Powerful pro-Israel supporters and university donors, many of whom identified themselves as Jewish, complained in July to University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign officials about hi...
Jacki Thompson Rand
8/21/14
The Internet has recently exploded with news that University of Illinois Chancellor Phyllis Wise notified Professor Steven Salaita, a leading scholar in comparative ethnic, Arab Am...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/21/14
The move from Virginia to Illinois was already in the works when Dr...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/20/14
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has fired a tenured professor in the American Indian Studies program after he tweeted comments criticizing Israel and its actions in ...
Dr. Dean Chavers
8/31/13
I never liked Ronald Reagan and still don’t. The fact that he tear-gassed me had a little to do with it. But it wasn't personal...
Carol Berry
4/2/13
Some civil libertarians may be upset—but likely won’t be surprised—at the U.S...
Carol Berry
9/10/12
Embattled former professor Ward Churchill failed what may be his last chance in a five-year civil rights lawsuit against the University of Colorado-Boulder (CU)...
Carol Berry
6/8/12
Colorado Supreme Court justices June 7 heard the argument that reinstating fired University of Colorado professor Ward Churchill could disrupt CU’s normal operation, a point contes...