University of Evansville

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Monday evening’s winter storm didn’t stop a virtual hearing over Zoom that brought faculty, administration, students and trustees of the University of Evansville together with community members for the first time since the announcement of the school’s academic realignment plan. 

UE President Comments on Realignment Process Change

Feb 1, 2021
Steve Burger / File

As we reported last week, UE administrators gave in to a faculty demand that academic changes during the school’s realignment process go through the normal review process. 

UE Administration Gives in to Faculty Demand

Jan 28, 2021
Steve Burger / File

University of Evansville administrators won’t say what caused them to dramatically change the direction of the proposed academic realignment at the school. 

In his earlier statements, UE President Christopher Pietruszkiewicz made it clear- the proposed academic realignment is an administrative matter based on financial considerations and does not need to go through the normal process for academic changes at UE.

UE Protesters Want Changes to Realignment Plan

Jan 24, 2021
Steve Burger / WNIN

A group of students, faculty, and alumni of the University of Evansville lined Lincoln Avenue for two hours Sunday to protest the schools realignment plan. 

UE Faculty Committee Responds to Trustees

Jan 14, 2021
Steve Burger / WNIN

A University of Evansville faculty committee has responded to trustees and a statewide organization representing them has opened an investigation into the realignment plan at the school.