Report: U Of I Reaches Settlement With Steven Salaita

(Champaign, IL) — The saga between the University of Illinois and a professor who had his job offer taken away may be over. “The Champaign News-Gazette” reports the school has reached a tentative settlement with Steven Salaita. Salaita sued the school after he was denied a position as professor of Native American Studies last year after posting anti-Israel tweets.