News Articles about Recent Institute and University Events           

U of Illinois Board Dumps Aviation Program at Flagship Campus; Cites Costs, Falling Enrollment - July 21st
Trustees Vote to Close UI Institute of Aviation - July 21st
UI Board of Trustees Shuts Down Aviation - July 21st
UI Board Hears Pros, Cons of Aviation Shutdown - July 21st
Board to Vote on U of I Aviation Closure - July 20th
Parkland Could Take Part of Institute of Aviation - July 20th
Strong Support Continues for U of I Aviation Program - July 20th
Parkland College May Takeover Part of the Institute of Aviation - July 20th
University of Illinois Moves to Close Aviation Program - July 18th
University of Illinois to Close Aviation Program - July 17th
Aviation Institute's Fate May Be Decided in Thursday Vote - July 16th
U of I Trustees Will Vote to Close Aviation Next Week - July 15th
Future Undetermined for Institute - May 9th
UI Senate Rejects Aviation Closure - April 26th
Proposal to Close Aviation Fails to Pass - April 25th
Committe OK's Motion for Shutdown of Aviation - April 5th
Institute of Aviation May Continue Flying - March 15th
UI Panel Backs Keeping Institute of Aviation Open
- March 15th
EPC Votes Against Closing U of I Aviation Program
- March 14th
Aviators Defend Institute to UI Officials Who Recommended Its Closure
- March 9, 2011
Forum Debates Shut Down of Aviation - March 9, 2011
Stay in Fight
- March 8, 2011
Students, Graduates, Instructors Give Vote of Confidence to UI Institute of Aviation
- March 4, 2011
Channel 3 WCIA Champaign
- March 3, 2011
Channel 17 WAND Decatur
- March 3, 2011
Backers Say Institute of Aviation a Valuable Resource- March 3, 2011
Aviation Program Finds Friends in the ISS - March 2, 2011
ISS Member, Students Speak Out Against Proposal to Close Aviation School - February 16, 2011
Fall Aviation Applicants put in General Studies
- February 16, 2011
Students Shouldn't Have Defend Aviation Spending
- February 10, 2011
Public Hearing Set for UI's Aviation Institute - February 9, 2011
UI's Financial Status Better, But Cuts Still Possible
- February 8, 2011
Willard Airport Unconcerned About About Proposed Aviation Institute Closure - February 6, 2011
UI's Aviation Institute to Undergo Public Hearing - February 4, 2011
Chancellor: Aviation Institute Will Likely be Phased Out - February 3, 2011
Chancellor's Office Proposes Closing Institute of Aviation - February 3, 2011
Committee Will Review All Doctoral Programs at UI
- December 9, 2010
Senate Vote Lacks a Quorum - December 6, 2010
Vote on Aviation Institute at Least a Month Away - December 4, 2010
UI Proposes Closing Institute of Aviation - December 3, 2010
No Question Whether the Institute of Aviation is a Good Fit for the University - October 21, 2010
Plan of Cutting Aviation Program Shouldn't Fly - October 4, 2010
Major Gifts to UI Highlighted - October 2, 2010
Proposal Would Close Academic Programs at Institute of Aviation - September 28, 2010
University Project Team Recommends Ending Institute of Aviation - September 28, 2010
UI Report on Institute of Aviation; No Call for Elimination, but Future is Questioned - April 30, 2010
Eliminating Institute of Aviation Would Probably Downgrade Willard Control Tower - April 20, 2010
Should Flight School be Grounded? Probe Will Ask - February 20, 2010
First Areas Targeted in UI Budget Review; No Decisions Made - February 19, 2010
Letters Focus on Four Programs at UI - February 19, 2010
Hogan; UI Plays Big Role in State's Economy - February 11, 2010
Closure Would Affect Willard, FlightStar; Might Bring Opportunities - February 4, 2010