Illinois State University http://wuis.org en ISU President Out After Eight Months-Gets $480,000 Severance http://wuis.org/post/isu-president-out-after-eight-months-gets-480000-severance <p>Illinois State University President Timothy Flanagan has resigned after eight months on the job.</p><p>Flanagan is being investigated by ISU police after a former campus employee accused him of assault. &nbsp;</p><p>He stepped down during a special Board of Trustees meeting Saturday. The resignation took effect immediately. &nbsp;</p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 12:25:41 +0000 Bill Wheelhouse & Associated Press 21494 at http://wuis.org ISU President Out After Eight Months-Gets $480,000 Severance Marking The Former Home Of The Concordia Seminary http://wuis.org/post/marking-former-home-concordia-seminary <p>Longtime residents of the Springfield area will recall the <a href="http://concordiahistorical.blogspot.com/2013/01/pieces-of-our-past-concordia.html">Concordia Theological Seminary</a>.&nbsp; For about 100 years, it taught those who would become leaders of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.&nbsp; The seminary moved to Indiana in 1975. &nbsp;<br /><br />Today, the Department of Corrections uses the buildings for training.&nbsp; The site also housed what was once known as Illinois State University, during Abraham Lincoln&#39;s time.<br /> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 13:55:00 +0000 Sean Crawford 10929 at http://wuis.org Marking The Former Home Of The Concordia Seminary