SIUC Employees To Be Reimbursed For Unpaid Furlough

(Carbondale, IL) — Thirty-five-hundred current and former employees at Southern Illinois University Carbondale are being reimbursed for unpaid furlough days. The four days came during a 2011 contract dispute. The reimbursements are expected to total about four-million-dollars. The payments will be included in employee paychecks by the end of the spring semester.