$4.8M in state funds allocated for Bradley, Eureka College, IWU renovations

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Some $4.8 million in state funds are coming to central Illinois to pay for renovations at three colleges and universities.

Chief among that money, announced by Gov. Pat Quinn on Monday during a visit to the school, is $2.9 million to fund health science and other labs and classrooms at Bradley University's recently renovated Westlake Hall.

"These investments pay dividends ... in educated people who make a difference," Quinn said while praising such STEM education - science, technology, engineering and math - efforts that are being bulked up at schools across the state.

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