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Illinois' smaller universities toil through state budget standoff - March 16, 2017 - Chicago Tribune

As budget stalemate continues, SIU president says more cuts pending, state funds critical - March 11, 2017 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIUC University Museum loses national accreditation after budget cuts - March 10, 2017 - The Southern Illinoisan

Higher-ed leaders: More state cuts would be devastating - March 8, 2017 - The News-Gazette

SIUE’s workforce development program receives award for promoting growth - February 28, 2017 - The Alton Telegraph

Carbondale, SIU taking right steps with enrollment - February 20, 2017 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU Carbondale chancellor search committee narrows field to seven, plans interviews via Skype - February 16, 2017 - The Southern Illinoisan

Dunn Praises Potential MAP Grant Increase, Says Higher Ed Spending Critical - February 15, 2017 - WSIU

SIU president calls senate budget plan "still viable" - February 14, 2017 - WSIL 3

Illinois needs to make higher education a priority - February 8, 2017 - The State Journal-Register

Higher education leaders in Illinois to make push for funding - February 6, 2017- WPSD Local 6

State of the Standoff: Budget stalemate leaves some universities 'running on fumes' - February 1, 2017 -The Southern Illinoisan

SIU officials pledge commitment to international students in wake of Trump's executive order on immigration - January 30, 2017 - The Southern Illinoisan

Dunn: Budget Compromise A Good Start:  - January 23, 2017 - WSIU

SIU president warns: "SIU's footprint on region to shrink with no budget" - January 19, 2017 - KFVS Channel 12 News 

SIUE earns spots in national rankings - January 16, 2017 - The Edwardsville Intelligencer

Grant supports ‘regional entrepreneurship ecosystem’ - January 1, 2017 - The Southern Illinoisan

Ban Ki-moon speaks at SIU in final appearance as UN secretary-general - December 21, 2016 - The Southern Illinoisan

Financial Headaches Still Hover Over Illinois Universities - December 19, 2016 - WSIU

SIUE strengthens overseas relationship - December 16, 2016 - The Edwardsville Intelligencer

Pension debt: The elephant in the halls of higher learning - December 4, 2016 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIUE offers programming to high school students- November 28, 2016 - The Edwardsville Intelligencer

SIU chancellor search committee establishes timeline - November 14, 2016 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU dental school provides free care for its 11th Annual Give Kids A Smile Day - October 26, 2016 - The Edwardsville Intelligencer

SIU President Dunn: Illinois in midst of 'grand reshaping of state-university covenant' - October 18, 2016 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU President Delivers His "State of the System" Address and Talks About SIUC Chancellor Search - October 17, 2016 - WSIU

SIU will cover students’ MAP grants for spring semester - October 10, 2016 - The Southern Illinoisan

U.S. News ranks SIUE a top 15 Midwest Regional public university - September 21, 2016 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

SIU at the crossroads: Southern Illinois' economy banking on the university's future - September 6, 2016 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU students cleared for take off in aviation - September 2, 2016 - KFVS Channel 12 News

Grant boosts Madison County energy industry - August 13, 2016 - The Edwardsville Intelligencer

New SIUE chancellor wants to learn about you - August 10, 2016 - The Belleville News-Democrat

SIU at the crossroads: Leaders weigh future of system's flagship Carbondale campus - July 24, 2016 - The Southern Illinoisan

Stopgap budget failing to erase damage of state impasse - July 18, 2016- Chicago Tribune

SIU will cover MAP grants for students this fall - July 5, 2016- The Southern Illinoisan

Short-term budget deal delivers relief, more uncertainty for higher education - July 1, 2016- The Southern Illinoisan

Temporary Budget Deal Helps SIU -June 30, 2016- WSIU

Funding stability needed for higher education, leaders say - June 29, 2016 - PANTAGRAPH

SIU President Tells IBHE There is a Crisis in Confidence - June 22, 2016 - WSIU

New chancellor named at SIUE-   June 6, 2016 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

SIUE selects alumnus as new chancellor-  June 6, 2016 - The Belleville News-Democrat

With One Week Left, SIU Leaders Hope for 2017 Budget - May 23, 2016- WSIU

Stopgap funds will ease SIUE's summer - May 16, 2016- The Edwardsville Intelligencer

SIU braces for enrollment drop in the fall, points fingers at Springfield - May 5, 2016 -The Southern Illinoisan

Illinois legislators consider more higher education funding - May 3, 2016- Chicago Tribune

State lawmakers approve funding to keep universities afloat through summer - April 22, 2016- Chicago Tribune

Illinois legislature approves ‘stopgap’ higher education funding - April 22, 2016 -The Southern Illinoisan

Illinois Risks Brain Drain as University Students Look Elsewhere - April 15, 2016 -Bloomberg News

Lawmakers return to Capitol as budget impasse drags on - April 4, 2016 -Journal Gazette & Times-Courier

SIU board approves 3 percent tuition hike - March 24, 2016 The -Southern Illinoisan

Board approves hikes in student fees at SIUE - March 24, 2016-  The Belleville News-Democrat

SIU president to Senate: ‘We are not going anywhere’ - March 10, 2016- The Belleville News-Democrat

SIU announces 180 potential layoffs, broad cuts to programs, services - March 10, 2016 -The Southern Illinoisan

SIU system to consider $49 million in cuts - February 25, 2016 -The Southern Illinoisan

Southern Illinois leaders to Springfield: Fund higher education now - February 9, 2016 -The Southern Illinoisan

SIU President Sees Hope for Funding - January 25, 2016 - WSIU

Illinois Budget Deadlock Hits College Enrollments - January 18, 2016 - THE WALL STREET JOURNAL

Durbin announces increases in medical research funding during SIU visit - January 8, 2016 - The State Journal-Register

SIUE students to receive MAP grants despite state budget stalemate - December 20, 2015- The Belleville News-Democrat

SIU system facing financial woe of 'crisis proportion'- December 14, 2015- KFVS Channel 12 News

Dunn says board will take action on sexual assaults at March meeting- December 10, 2015- The Southern Illinoisan

Dunn warns of troubled times with no state funding- December 10, 2015- The Southern Illinoisan

SIU gets $50,000 geothermal grant- November 28, 2015- The Southern Illinoisan

SIU ranked among top military-linked universities by news site- November 13, 2015- The Southern Illinoisan

University funding looms as pressure point in Illinois budget standoff- November 2, 2015 - Chicago Tribune

SIU to cover $6 million in MAP grants next semester- October 30, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

Credit downgrade stings Illinois universities - October 28, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU administrators announce further savings measures - October 27, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

No Illinois budget means shifting resources at SIUE campus - October 14, 2015 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

In budget standoff, crossroads near for region's colleges - October 2, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU releases details of $13.5M budget reduction - September 28, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU recruiters renewing a local focus - September 26, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

Dunn: The era of retrenchment has begun - September 24, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU Trims Budget by $13.5 Million - September 22, 2015 - wsiltv.com

SIU to advocate for employees in budget stalemate - September 22, 2015 - The Belleville News-Democrat

Colwell to Serve as Interim SIUC Chancellor - September 10, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIUC Makes Big Leap in U.S. News' college rankings - September 10, 2015 - Chicago Tribune

SIU narrows interim chancellor candidates - September 8, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

Senate Approves Aid For Low-Income College Students - August 20, 2015 - WUIS

Longtime SIUE professor chosen for interim chancellor - August 13, 2015 - The Belleville News-Democrat

SIU Signs 2+2 with Paducah School - August 10, 2015 - WSIU

Randy Dunn on his first year as SIU System president - August 3, 2015 - KWMU

Being the Boss: Randy Dunn - July 30, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU to look for interim chancellors at both campuses; search for permanent post on hold - July 16, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

Dunn to recommend trustees hire interim SIUE chancellor for next year - July 3, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIUE chancellor leaving for Wisconsin post - June 29, 201 - The Belleville News-Democrat

SIU closes childcare facility after 62 years - June 17, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU chancellor search suspended - June 8, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU trustees to decide between insider, newcomer for chancellor - June 4, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

Dunn Reacts to Senate Report on University Perks - May 27, 2015 - WSIU

University Presidents Lobby State Lawmakers As Budget Heats Up - May 26, 2015 - Peoria Public Radio

Flying Salukis Win National Title - May 19, 2015- WSIU

HSHS St. John's inks multimillion-dollar deal with SIU to improve, expand care - May 14, 2015 - The State Journal-Register

More than 2,000 receive diplomas from SIUE - May 12, 2015: - The Edwardsville Intelligencer

Werners to serve as SIUE's Spring Commencement speakers - May 5, 2015 - The Edwardsville Intelligencer

‘PLAYING DEFENSE’ Randy Dunn works through setbacks to accomplish goals - May 2, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

Sources: SIU to name James 'Tommy' Bell as athletic director - May 1, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

Lisa Madigan continues push for campus sex assault protection - April 27, 2015 - The Chicago Sun Times

SIU med school opens 'outreach' office at SBLHC - April 21, 2015 - The Journal Gazette & Times-Courier

State Senate committee hears testimony from mayors, SIUE on budget cuts - April 17, 2015 - The Belleville News-Democrat

SIU board approves 5 percent tuition hike - April 16, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU board votes to hike tuition 5 percent - Apri l 16, 2015 - The Belleville News-Democrat

Finalists for SIU AD to begin public forums this week - April 15, 2015 The Southern Illinoisan

SIU announces chancellor finalists - April 14, 2015: The Southern Illinoisan

Budget roadshow: Senate panel in Southern Illinois talking cuts - April 8, 2015: The Southern Illinoisan

SIU chancellor finalists to be announced next week - April 5, 2015: The Southern Illinoisan

Dunn to recommend 6 percent tuition hike for SIU - April 4, 2015: The Southern Illinoisan

Regional Fallout: SIU cuts may have ripple effects - March 29, 2015: The Southern Illinoisan

Center to mark 90th day of the year - March 24, 2014 - The Edwardsville Intelligencer

U.S. News ranks SIUE School of Nursing - March 20, 2015 -The Edwardsville Intelligencer

SIU board kicks off budget talks - March 19, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

University chiefs say cost of budget cuts could be dramatic - March 12, 2015 - KFVS Channel 12 News 

University chiefs: Rauner budget cuts would be dramatic
-March 12, 2015 - Crain’s Chicago Business 
 
SIUE nursing school makes national listing
-March 11, 2015 - The Belleville News-Democrat

Update: Rauner names three to SIU Board of Trustees - February 27, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan 

Illinois Telehealth Initiative looks to improve, expand virtual care - February 24, 2015 - The Chicago Tribune

Chancellor: SIUE enrollment up, but budget cuts a concern - February 24, 2015 - The Belleville News-Democrat 

Rauner budget proposal would cut SIU by $62 million - February 19, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIUE hosts diabetes symposium - February 18, 2015 - The Edwardsville Intelligencer

SIUE closes in on HLC reaffirmation - February 12, 2015 - The Edwardsville Intelligencer

Bunn CEO, SIU surgeon recognized with Illinois' top professional honor - February 11, 2015 - The State Journal-Register

Researchers Earn Mining Industry Safety Award - February 9, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU enrollment creeps up as university focuses on retention - February 5, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

SIU President Dunn appoints 11-person committee to select next AD - February 2, 2015 - Fox 2 news: 

SIUE to increase dental services for needy children - January 29, 2015 - The Belleville News Democrat

SIU President Dunn appoints 11-person committee to select next AD - January 27, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

Dunn appoints committee to find new chancellor - January 28, 2015 - The Southern Illinoisan

Dunn appoints committee to find new chancellor The Southern Illinoisan 1/27/2014

SIU President Dunn appoints 11-person committee to select next AD, The Southern Illinoisan 1/27/2014

SIUE conducts study on accuracy of activity bands, KSDK Channel 5 news 1/15/2015

Food and finals, The Intelligencer, Dec. 15, 2014

SIU prepping for different state funding scenarios, The State Journal-Register, Dec. 13, 2014

SIU, SIH on board with plan for downtown Carbondale, The Southern Illinoisan, Oct. 2, 2014

Chancellor: SIUE making impressive gains, despite low state funding, Belleville News-Democrat, Sept. 25, 2014

Quinn announces state investment in emergency response center, The Southern Illinoisan, Sept. 23, 2014

SIU receives another award for veteran affairs, The Southern Illinoisan, Sept. 12, 2014

Freshman and international students increase SIU enrollment, The Southern Illinoisan, Sept. 6, 2014

One region, too many visions?, Southern Business Journal, Sept. 2, 2014

SIUC Cautiously Optimistic about Fall Enrollment, WSIU, Aug. 25, 2014

SIU President-designate Randy Dunn talks about his plans for SIU, The Southern Illinoisan, March 20, 2014

SIU trustees name Randy Dunn next president, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Feb. 17, 2014