Illinois budget impasse damaging state universities

Kramer, David
June 2017
Physics Today;Jun2017, Vol. 70 Issue 6, p32
Academic Journal
The article discusses the political dispute regarding the annual budget for education in Illinois. It mentions the declining enrollments, faculty departures and fewer low-income tuition grants within the Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. According to the State Higher Education Executive Officers Association that the nationwide support for higher education per full-time student would have increased in 2016.


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