The Strike At The University Of Illinois; Spring Training; IL-13 Candidates Ebel And Londrigan

March 08, 2018

The Graduate Employees' Organization (GEO) went on strike Feb. 26. On March 8, they signed a tentative agreement with the University of Illinois.

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On the 21st: To talk about the graduate student strike taking place at the U of I, we were joined by Graduate Employment Organization (GEO) co-president Marilia Correa and the University's Vice Provost Bill Bernhard. We also talked to WBEZ sports contributor Cheryl Raye Stout about spring training for the Cubs and White Sox. Then, we continued our 13th Congressional District candidate interviews with Jon Ebel and Betsy Dirksen Londrigan.