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University of Illinois president reassigns chancellor of Urbana-Champaign campus, appoints new chancellor
Barbara J. Wilson On Wednesday, University of Illinois President Timothy L. Killeen reassigned the chancellor of the Urbana-Champaign campus, Phyllis M. Wise, and Wise was informed that the Board of Trustees is initiating formal dismissal proceedings against her. Killeen also appointed Barbara J. Wilson (pictured), dean of the campus’ College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS), as acting chancellor, effective at the close of business Wednesday.

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