Champaign Newswire

Champaign Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Champaign, IL.

Results 1 - 14 of 14 for "" in Champaign, IL

  1. 3a White Student Uniona challenges Black Lives Matter at University of IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | The Washington Post

    Sign in or create an account so we can save this story to your Reading List. You'll be able to access the story from your Reading List on any computer, tablet or smartphone.


  2. U. of Illinois settles with professor in a free-speech dispute over anti-Israel tweetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | The Washington Post

    In this Oct. 13, 2015 photo, professor Steven Salaita is interviewed before a talk at the Independent Media Center in Urbana, Ill. The University of Illinois agreed Thursday to pay a professor $600,000 to settle an employment dispute centered on a series of controversial comments he made on Twitter that were critical of Israel.


  3. MIT floats a new online credential: The MicroMaster'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The Massachusetts Institute of Technology announced Wednesday the creation of an online track for getting a certain type of master's degree, an experiment with the potential to open up its admissions process to the world as never before. Here's the idea: Anyone can take a suite of courses in supply chain management designed by MIT through the free online Web site known as edX.


  4. Man arrested in Illinois teena s death a " decades after her rape and murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | The Washington Post

    DuPage County State Attorney Robert B. Berlin announced today that murder charges have been filed against a Champaign man, Michael Jones, for the 1985 murder of fifteen-year-old Kristina Wesselman. The next day, Wesselman's partially nude body was found in a field between her Glen Ellyn, Ill., subdivision and the Jewel Food Store.


  5. valerie_straussRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Hillary Clinton, the former secretary of state and front-runner for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, is embroiled in a controversy over her use of a private e-mail server to carry out State Department business while she headed the department from 2009 to 2013. According to this Washington Post story , her e-mails were not marked as "classified" at the time but some of them contain information now considered classified, according to the intelligence community's inspector general.


  6. University of Illinois refuses resignation of chancellor who oversaw Salaita messRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2015 | The Washington Post

    In the wake of Steven Salaita's lawsuit against the University of Illinois for refusing to confirm his faculty appointment due to controversy over his offensive tweets, University Chancellor Phyllis Wise resigned - or at least she thought she did. Inside Higher Ed reports that the university trustees refused to accept her resignation and is initiating dismissal proceedings instead.


  7. Is it time for the University of Illinois to offer Steven Salaita a job?Read the original story

    Aug 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Writing in the Chicago Tribune, Northwestern law professor Steven Lubet argues that it is time for the University of Illinois to offer Steven Salaita a tenured position and put an end to his litigation against the school. His op-ed begins: The University of Illinois should bite the bullet and offer a job to controversial scholar Steven Salaita, who was denied an appointment by the Urbana-Champaign campus last year due to his vile ravings about Israel.


  8. Parents of Illinois players don't believe coach allegationsRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The parents of a current University of Illinois women's basketball player and an incoming recruit say they don't believe the allegations seven former players made this week in a lawsuit. The former players accuse coach Matt Bollant and former assistant coach Mike Divilbiss of treating black players poorly to try to drive them off the team.


  9. Former coach Henson out of hospital, starting chemotherapyRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Former Illinois and New Mexico State basketball coach Lou Henson has been released from a Texas hospital and is scheduled to soon begin chemotherapy treatments. Henson's wife, Mary, told The News-Gazette in Champaign that the 83-year-old retired coach is staying with family in Houston.


  10. $48,000 payout for Illinois coach who left amid allegationsRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | The Washington Post

    A newspaper says the University of Illinois gave a more than $48,000 payout to a former assistant women's basketball coach who left amid accusations that players were mistreated. The News-Gazette says it used a Freedom of Information Act request to obtain details of the confidential separation agreement.


  11. Stormy weather postpones Vanderbilt-Illinois super regionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The second game of the super regional series between Vanderbilt and Illinois has been postponed until Monday because of storms in the forecast. Officials told the teams and fans to leave Illinois Field in Champaign on Sunday night as the skies darkened and lightning started flashing.


  12. Kerian, Duchene lead Illinois over Ohio 10-3 in NCAA tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Washington Post

    David Kerian hit a three-run homer and Kevin Duchene pitched his first complete game of the season to lead Illinois past Ohio 10-3 in the first round of the Champaign Regional on Friday night. Illinois will face Notre Dame on Saturday night, while Ohio meets Wright State in an elimination game.


  13. Fletcher watches son play big-time baseball at IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    In this May 22, 2015, file photo, Illinois' Casey Fletcher, bats against Michigan State in the third-round of the Big Ten tournament NCAA college baseball game in Minneapolis. It's easy for Fletcher's story to get lost in all that has gone right for Illinois this season.


  14. Corbin helps Gonzaga to rugby titleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Reggie Corbin helped Gonzaga defeat Jesuit over the weekend to win its second rugby national title in two years. Gonzaga running back Reggie Corbin 's rugby career began with a deal.


Champaign Job Listings
View or post Champaign job listings on Topix.
Champaign Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Champaign from Topix.
Champaign Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Champaign on Topix.