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Added August 5, 2020

COVID-19 Information and Resources-NEW

Added August 1, 2020

The Covid-19 Pandemic has ramifications for all UPI members.  UPI members have been very active in following the rapidly evolving science of the Covid-19 pandemic.  This has included having UPI members serve on the Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE) Reopening Committee.   In order to better assist UPI members, a new section is being added to the UPI website for Covid-19 related Information and Resources.  Included here is the (Recommended) Best Practices for Safely Reopening Institutes of Higher Education that was prepared by Dr. William Mills, Dr. Gabriel Guzman and Dr. Sheila Simons and released by UPI  in a press briefing on July 23.

Faculty Home Work

Remote work is proving difficult for many professors, given the circumstances and despite some early predictions to the contrary. What institutions are doing and can start doing to ease the pressure.The good news for faculty members is that colleges and universities appear to be listening to these reality checks about working from home.  


UPI Schools
Chicago State University

   95th & King Drive
CSU / UPI web site   |||   CSU web site

Eastern Illinois University
EIU / UPI web site  |||   EIU web site
Governors State University
    University Park
GSU / UPI web site   |||   GSU web site
Northeastern Illinois University
    5500 N. St. Louis, Chicago
NEIU / UPI web site   |||   NEIU web site
Northern Illinois University
NIU / UPI web site   |||   NIU web site

University of Illinois Springfield
UIS / UPI / Faculty / UIS / UPI / Support Staff  |||  UIS web site

Western Illinois University
WIU / UPI web  |||   WIU web site

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