Thursday, May 22, 2008

U of I campuses should be a system of peers

The recent move of e-mail addresses on the Urbana campus from the "" domain to "" might be seen as sending a mixed message about the status of the other two campuses in the University of Illinois system.

In an article that appeared in the May 20, 2008, Daily Illini, Chelsea Fiddyment argues that it is important not to lose sight of the fact that the Chicago and Springfield campuses are equally important members of the system: "institutions with a caliber of education equal to that of the central campus."

Download a pdf file of the article