math http://peoriapublicradio.org en Woodruff students launch t-shirt business http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/woodruff-students-launch-t-shirt-business <div>Some students at Woodruff Career and Technical Center are learning what it takes to run their own business thanks to community donations. The school was able to purchase a new t-shirt press along with a printer and ink with 15-hundred dollars in private donations. 10 students within Woodruff’s Contemporary Classroom used the press to make two different t-shirt orders for other District 150 Schools. Woodruff teachers involved students from the art, business and science departments for the project.</div><div> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 18:26:07 +0000 Denise Molina 22537 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Woodruff students launch t-shirt business Audit faults state CMS department http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/audit-faults-state-cms-department <div>Illinois government’s top administrative agency came in for criticism Tuesday. An audit faulted the Department of Central Management Services for everything from math errors to abusing the procurement process.&nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:45:29 +0000 Brian Mackey 22189 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Audit faults state CMS department WIU professor studying how to better predict tornadoes http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/wiu-professor-studying-how-better-predict-tornadoes <div>Tornadoes are a fact of life in the Midwest. A researcher at Western Illinois University is using a mathematical approach to help better predict which storms will spawn the twisters. Illinois Public Radio's&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Scott </span>Stuntz<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports.</span></div><div></div><div>&nbsp;</div> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 11:23:29 +0000 Scott Stuntz 9686 at http://peoriapublicradio.org WIU professor studying how to better predict tornadoes