Center for State Policy and Leadership

The Center for State Policy and Leadership is the policy center of the University of Illinois Springfield.

  • The Center provides a national stage for scholars, students, policymakers, and citizens to exchange ideas, engage in research, and expand our understanding of public issues.

Center releases 2016 Annual Report

See the full report HERE


First-Round Interviews For Graduate Public Service Internship Program Held April 21, 2017

Candidates for the Graduate Public Service Intern Program met with potential internship supervisors from numerous state agencies to interview and discuss possible internships. The event was held at the University of Illinois Springfield campus on April 21, 2017, and is the first of two such events this year.

Come and see the entire event gallery here

Annual GPSI Recognition Ceremony Held at PAC April 13, 2017

The annual GPSI Recognition Breakfast was held on Thursday, April 13, 2017, in the lobby of the UIS Public Affairs Center. At the GPSI Recognition Breakfast, the GPSI office recognizes interns who will be graduating from UIS and leaving their internship as well as award winners of the Sagarika Madala Memorial Award for Exemplary Leadership and the Brian T. Milbrandt Memorial Intern Award for Excellence.

Come see the entire event gallery here

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  • The Lincoln Legacy Lecture from 10/20/16 is available on Video on Demand.  Or contact the Office of Electronic Media at 217-206-6799 to purchase a Copy.