THE SOUTHERN: Nearly 80 employees losing jobs at Southern Illinois University Carbondale

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The Southern Illinoisan is reporting, “Close to 80 people are losing their jobs and possibly dozens more will be affected in the coming weeks on the Southern Illinois University Carbondale campus, according to a memo Interim Chancellor Brad Colwell shared with the campus community Wednesday.

Colwell wrote that provosts, vice chancellors and others have been working diligently to identify $19 million in permanent reductions since late March, plus account for the first of 10 annual payments to reimburse “funds spent this year that we did not receive due to the ongoing state budget impasse…”

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