UIS Home                Home                  About                Advertise                 Staff                 Contact                Archives  

 September 13, 2006

Volume 25, Issue 2

Featured Articles

New feature upsets users

College students utilized the networking capabilities of the Internet in a national movement to limit how their personal information on a popular Web site was shared last week.   



Budget increase not enough for UIS needs

Illinois campuses share billions of dollars

Although the Illinois state budget approved in May be the General Assembly awarded the University of Illinois at Springfield $301,000 for the fiscal year marking the first increase in four years, concerns have arisen within UIS that the budget may not actually be meeting the needs of the campus.




Dell laptops have a recall for fire hazards title


The UIS campus has felt the backlash of the recent Dell battery recall.  The computer company has voluntarily recalled more than four million Dell-branded batteries because of a potential risk of fire from overheating.   





Professors have panel for five-year remembrance of 9/11

In conjunction with the anniversary of 9/11 on Monday, the UIS International Studies program sponsored a panel entitled, "Five Years After: 




Thanks for reading The Journal!