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International Festival set for Nov. 4th

Published Date:October 24, 2016

UIS invites the community to join us for the 39th annual International Festival on Friday, Nov. 4, 2016, from 5-8 p.m. at The Recreation and Athletic Center (TRAC).


Published Date: October 24, 2016

Koch: Teacher Ed Program strengths

Published Date:October 11, 2016

Chancellor Susan Koch discusses the strengths of the Teacher Education Program in her latest State Journal-Register column.


Published Date: October 11, 2016

UIS unveils new Shakespeare Garden

Published Date:September 29, 2016

A new Shakespeare Garden featuring a bronze bench, quotes and a fountain was recently unveiled in Patton Park on the UIS campus.


Published Date: September 29, 2016

Fall enrollment increases at UIS

Published Date:September 8, 2016

A total of 5,428 students are enrolled, up from 5,402 students in fall 2015. That makes it the second largest student body in UIS history.


Published Date: September 8, 2016

UIS welcomes 17 new faculty members

Published Date:August 29, 2016

Seventeen new faculty members have joined the University of Illinois Springfield for fall semester 2016.


Published Date: August 29, 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