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Koch: Archives preserve local history

Published Date:July 12, 2016

Chancellor Susan Koch discusses the important role the UIS Archives play in preserving local history in her latest State Journal-Register column.


Published Date: July 12, 2016

Professor relocates endangered birds

Published Date:July 6, 2016

Environmental Studies faculty member Tih-Fen Ting translocated 12 six-week-old ospreys, an endangered fish eating bird of prey, from Virginia to Illinois.


Published Date: July 6, 2016

Student-athletes earn academic honors

Published Date:June 27, 2016

A record 89 UIS student-athletes have been named to the GLVC Academic All-Conference team for the 2015-16 academic year.


Published Date: June 27, 2016

Spring Semester 2016 Dean's List

Published Date:June 16, 2016

A total of 539 students have been named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2016 semester.


Published Date: June 16, 2016

Students study abroad in Africa

Published Date:June 7, 2016

Students and faculty are spending a month studying abroad in The Gambia, a small country in Western Africa.


Published Date: June 7, 2016

UIS unveils new Lincoln statue

Published Date:May 10, 2016

A life-sized statue of Abraham Lincoln sculpted by renowned artist George Lundeen was unveiled on May 10, 2016.


Published Date: May 10, 2016

UIS breaks ground on student union

Published Date:May 4, 2016

UIS broke ground on a new $21.7 million student union building on May 4, 2016. The facility is scheduled to open in January 2018.


Published Date: May 4, 2016

UIS dedicates DCFS training facilities

Published Date:April 25, 2016

Two new facilities will help train students, DCFS investigators and other first responders how to identify cases of child maltreatment.


Published Date: April 25, 2016