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Koch: Community Garden

Koch: Community Garden

Chancellor Susan Koch profiles the UIS Community Garden in her…

Hired! Students graduate with jobs

Hired! Students graduate with jobs

A UIS social media campaign is highlighting students who graduated…

Student-athletes honored for academics

Student-athletes honored for academics

The University of Illinois Springfield had 113 student-athletes…

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Leadership lived feature

Leadership lived

Hometown: Beipiao, Liaoning Province, China Major: Accountancy Future Plans: Earn a master’s degree and work in business Music has been a part of Yu Shao’s life since she was six-years-old. That’s when she first started playing the Guzheng, a traditional Chinese instrument with thousands of years of history. Shao says it was her… Read more »

Class of 2016 Report


Baccalaureate degrees conferred


Graduating class for whom an outcomes destination is known


Working full-time or part-time


Continuing education at national or regional university

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William Wadas

William Wadas

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2014 (Political Science)

Current Position: Onboarding Specialist

Paul “Pizza” Pianezza

Paul “Pizza” Pianezza

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2012 (Communications)

Current Position: Producer

Amanda Altman

Amanda Altman

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2010 (Global Studies), M.P.A. 2013 (Public Administration)

Current Position: Correctional Health Program Manager

Matt Parbs

Matt Parbs

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2010 (History)

Current Position: Director of The Sawmill Museum

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UIS, known first as Sangamon State University, is deeply rooted here in central Illinois and we're proud to have provided opportunities for thousands of individuals to achieve their educational dreams.

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