upi http://tristatesradio.com en More Budget Cuts at WIU http://tristatesradio.com/post/more-budget-cuts-wiu <p>Western Illinois University plans to reduce its spending by $2 million in the fiscal year that begins July 1, even though it does not yet know how much money it will receive from the state. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 01:06:04 +0000 Rich Egger 47232 at http://tristatesradio.com More Budget Cuts at WIU Final Approval for WIU Faculty Pact http://tristatesradio.com/post/final-approval-wiu-faculty-pact <p>The Western Illinois University Board of Trustees gave unanimous approval to the new contract agreement with the University Professionals of Illinois Local 4100, which represents WIU faculty members. Sat, 14 Dec 2013 00:55:02 +0000 Rich Egger 45318 at http://tristatesradio.com Final Approval for WIU Faculty Pact Changes Coming to WIU Faculty Contract http://tristatesradio.com/post/changes-coming-wiu-faculty-contract <p>The state’s consistently declining support of higher education forced Western Illinois University and its faculty union to rework their current contract. Tue, 29 Oct 2013 21:21:17 +0000 Rich Egger 42963 at http://tristatesradio.com Changes Coming to WIU Faculty Contract Western UPI Chapter Sends Letter Opposing Cost Shift http://tristatesradio.com/post/western-upi-chapter-sends-letter-opposing-cost-shift <p>A public employee union in Illinois is criticizing several university presidents for backing a pension reform plan that includes cuts to benefits and a proposal to shift costs to university employees. Fri, 19 Jul 2013 11:26:50 +0000 Scott Stuntz 37569 at http://tristatesradio.com Western UPI Chapter Sends Letter Opposing Cost Shift