Provost Adesida resigns abruptly, with no explanation

From: Acting Chancellor Barbara Wilson <chancellor@illinois.edu> Reply-To: no-reply-webservices <no-reply-webservices@illinois.edu> Date: Monday, August 24, 2015 at 1:16 PM Subject: MASSMAIL – Provost Ilesanmi Adesida’s Decision to Return to the Faculty Dear Colleagues: I write to let you know that this morning Provost Ilesanmi Adesida has informed me that he will be stepping down from this roleContinue reading “Provost Adesida resigns abruptly, with no explanation”

PETITION TO SUPPORT THE CAFT REPORT RECOMMENDATIONS

Recently, the Academic Senate‚Äôs faculty Committee on Academic Freedom and Tenure (CAFT) concluded that in the case of Steven Salaita the University failed to live up to its commitment to full and careful compliance with University procedures. We are now facing the very real threat of censure from the national AAUP unless we act uponContinue reading “PETITION TO SUPPORT THE CAFT REPORT RECOMMENDATIONS”