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[ITS Workshop] Introduction to Box
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:00:00 CDT
In this workshop designed for students, we'll talk about how to navigate Blackboard, check grades, use the Discussion Board, submit assignments, and more.To join online, click this link: http://go.uis.edu/itstraining

[ITS Workshop] Introduction to Blackboard for Students
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 15:30:00 CDT
In this workshop designed for students, we'll talk about how to navigate Blackboard, check grades, use the Discussion Board, submit assignments, and more.To join online, click this link: http://go.uis.edu/itstraining

Grantseeking Basics (webinar)
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 14:00:00 CDT
Gain an introduction to the world of foundation fundraising. Are you a representative of a nonprofit organization? Are you new to fundraising? Do you want to learn how the funding research process works, and what tools and resources are available? Learn how to become a better grantseeker! In this class we will cover: what you need to have in place before you seek a grant; the world of grantmakers; the grantseeking process; and available tools and resources.

Faculty Open House
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:00:00 CDT
FOR FACULTY ONLY - Mix and mingle with Brookens Librarians, the Media Lab, COLRS, and the Learning Hub.

UIS Visual Arts Gallery Reception for Jeff Robinson's "Filler" Exhibition
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 17:30:00 CDT
The UIS Visual Arts Gallery will hold a reception for Jeff Robinson's "Filler" exhibit on Thursday, September 4, 2014, from 5:30 - 8:00 pm in the Gallery. Complimentary refreshments will be provided. This event is free and open to the public. The UIS Visual Arts Gallery is located in the Health & Sciences Building (HSB-201) with Gallery hours Monday - Thursday from 11:00 am - 6:00 pm. Jeff Robinson's exhibit runs from August 25 - September 18, 2014.

Recommended Deadline to Opt Out of University Insurance
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 08:30:00 CDT
Recommended deadline to submit online insurance waiver to opt out of University's (fall) plan.

Blue Man Group
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 20:00:00 CDT
Blue Man Group returns to Sangamon Auditorium on Friday & Saturday, September 5th & 6th at 8 pm. Experience the Phenomenon. Call today for tickets - 206.6160 or online at SangamonAuditorium.org. http://youtu.be/WEERoGn43qo

Blue Man Group
Sat, 06 Sep 2014 20:00:00 CDT
Blue Man Group returns to Sangamon Auditorium on Friday & Saturday, September 5th & 6th at 8 pm. Experience the Phenomenon. Call today for tickets - 206.6160 or online at SangamonAuditorium.org. http://youtu.be/WEERoGn43qo

UIS Student Government Association Meeting
Sun, 07 Sep 2014 18:00:00 CDT
Live webcast of the bi-weekly meeting for the Student Government Association. Live from the UIS Public Affairs Center.

Immunization Compliance Deadline
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 08:30:00 CDT
Fall 2014 Immunization Compliance Deadline

Last Day to Display Parking Hang Tag
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 08:30:00 CDT
Last day to display (valid) parking hang tag

Last Day to Drop Full-Term Course (Partial Withdraw)
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 08:30:00 CDT
Last day to perform partial withdrawal of full-term fall course without financial obligation.

International Student iPad Tour
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 14:00:00 CDT
Are you a new international student at UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

Mental Health, Suicide & Depression Panel Presentation
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 18:00:00 CDT
Presentations from the legal system, law enforcement, medical & counseling professions on mental health, suicide and depression.

International Student iPad Tour
Tue, 09 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT
Are you a new international student at UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

Career Fair Prep Seminar
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:30:00 CDT
Learn how to make the most of your career fair experience. The Seminar will cover how to: - Navigate the career fair. - Prepare your resume and cover letter. - Dress for success. - Create your "30 second elevator pitch." Plus much more! Register in Career Connect under "Events"

Online Participation: Career Fair Prep Seminar
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:30:00 CDT
Learn how to make the most of your career fair experience. The Seminar will cover how to: - Navigate the career fair. - Prepare your resume and cover letter. - Dress for success. - Create your "30 second elevator pitch." Plus much more! Register in Career Connect under "Events" *To participate online, you will receive an email by 12 PM before the scheduled webinar with the Go-to-Meeting link and details.

Foot in the Door Fair Career Prep: Resume & More Mania Hours
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:00:00 CDT
Not sure how to prepare for the "Foot In the Door" Fair, our fall fair for part-time jobs, internship, volunteer opportunities and more? Drop-In or Call-In during the Career Development Center's "Resume & More Mania" to: - Have your resume and cover letter reviewed and receive suggestions on how to improve them. - Receive assistance with how to plan and target your job/internship search at the fair. - Learn how to build a resume or cover letter using the online system Optimal Resume. - Get helpful tips on approaching potential employers during the “Foot in the Door” Career Fair.

International Student iPad Tour
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:30:00 CDT
Are you a new international student at UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

Alex Lemon: Poetry Reading
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:00:00 CDT
The Shelterbelt Creative Writing and Publishing Series welcomes Alex Lemon for the first reading of the 2014 - 15 Series. The reading begins at 7pm on September 10, 2014 in the Great Room in Lincoln Residence Hall (LRH) on campus at UIS. The event is sponsored by the UIS English Department, UIS College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and the Vachel Lindsay Association. The event is free and open to the public. Alex Lemon’s most recent book is The Wish Book. He is the author of Happy: A Memoir and three other poetry collections: Mosquito, Hallelujah Blackout, and Fancy Beasts. An essay collection is forthcoming. His writing has appeared in Esquire, American Poetry Review, The Huffington Post, Ploughshares, Best American Poetry, Tin House, Kenyon Review, AGNI, New England Review, The Southern Review and jubilat, among others. Among his awards are a 2005 Fellowship in Poetry from the NEA and a 2006 Minnesota Arts Board Grant. He is an editor-at-large for Saturnalia Books, the poetry editor of descant and frequently writes book reviews for the Dallas Morning News. He lives in Ft. Worth, Texas, teaches at TCU.

Live Webcast: Board of Trustees Meeting
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:00:00 CDT
Live webcast of the Board of Trustees meeting from the University of Illinois in Springfield.

Foot in the Door Fair Career Prep: Resume & More Mania Hours
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:00:00 CDT
Not sure how to prepare for the "Foot In the Door" Fair, our fall fair for part-time jobs, internship, volunteer opportunities and more? Drop-In or Call-In during the Career Development Center's "Resume & More Mania" to: - Have your resume and cover letter reviewed and receive suggestions on how to improve them. - Receive assistance with how to plan and target your job/internship search at the fair. - Learn how to build a resume or cover letter using the online system Optimal Resume. - Get helpful tips on approaching potential employers during the “Foot in the Door” Career Fair.

International Student iPad Tour
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:00:00 CDT
Are you a new international student at UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

Safe Zone Fundamentals Session: Friday, September 12, 2014, 12-3PM, PAC Rm. H
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:00:00 CDT
A basic awareness and knowledge session that prepares participants for the five advanced sessions. This introductory three hour session includes a guided imagery, interactive terminology game, an introduction to trans identities as well as the human sexuality continuum, and a LGBT Icon’s in History game with an emphasis on multiple identities. Student peer educators conclude with an engaging Gay 101 activity and interactive panel. More info and register in advance.

International Student iPad Tour
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:00:00 CDT
Are you a new international student at UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

On-Campus Library Tour
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:30:00 CDT
Are you new to UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

International Student iPad Tour
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT
Are you a new international student at UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

Illinois Dept. on Aging - "AMD to CCU" LIVE Webinar
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:00:00 CDT
Live Webinar Presented by the Illinois Department on Aging

On-Campus Library Tour
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:00:00 CDT
Are you new to UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

On-Campus Library Tour
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:30:00 CDT
Are you new to UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

Foot in the Door Fair Career Prep: Resume & More Mania Hours
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:00:00 CDT
Not sure how to prepare for the "Foot In the Door" Fair, our fall fair for part-time jobs, internship, volunteer opportunities and more? Drop-In or Call-In during the Career Development Center's "Resume & More Mania" to: - Have your resume and cover letter reviewed and receive suggestions on how to improve them. - Receive assistance with how to plan and target your job/internship search at the fair. - Learn how to build a resume or cover letter using the online system Optimal Resume. - Get helpful tips on approaching potential employers during the “Foot in the Door” Career Fair.

International Student iPad Tour
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:30:00 CDT
Are you a new international student at UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

On-Campus Library Tour
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:30:00 CDT
Are you new to UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

On-Campus Library Tour
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:30:00 CDT
Are you new to UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

Foot in the Door Fair Career Prep: Resume & More Mania Hours
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:00:00 CDT
Not sure how to prepare for the "Foot In the Door" Fair, our fall fair for part-time jobs, internship, volunteer opportunities and more? Drop-In or Call-In during the Career Development Center's "Resume & More Mania" to: - Have your resume and cover letter reviewed and receive suggestions on how to improve them. - Receive assistance with how to plan and target your job/internship search at the fair. - Learn how to build a resume or cover letter using the online system Optimal Resume. - Get helpful tips on approaching potential employers during the “Foot in the Door” Career Fair.

On-Campus Library Tour
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:30:00 CDT
Are you new to UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

Career Fair Prep Seminar
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:00:00 CDT
Learn how to make the most of your career fair experience. The Seminar will cover how to: - Navigate the career fair. - Prepare your resume and cover letter. - Dress for success. - Create your "30 second elevator pitch." Plus much more! Register in Career Connect under "Events"

Online Participation: Career Fair Prep Seminar
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:00:00 CDT
Learn how to make the most of your career fair experience. The Seminar will cover how to: - Navigate the career fair. - Prepare your resume and cover letter. - Dress for success. - Create your "30 second elevator pitch." Plus much more! Register in Career Connect under "Events" *To participate online, you will receive an email by 4 PM before the scheduled webinar with the Go-to-Meeting link and details.

Safe Zone Fundamentals Session: Friday, September 19, 2014, 12-3PM, PAC Rm. G
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:00:00 CDT
A basic awareness and knowledge session that prepares participants for the five advanced sessions. This introductory three hour session includes a guided imagery, interactive terminology game, an introduction to trans identities as well as the human sexuality continuum, and a LGBT Icon’s in History game with an emphasis on multiple identities. Student peer educators conclude with an engaging Gay 101 activity and interactive panel. More info and register in advance.

International Student iPad Tour
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:00:00 CDT
Are you a new international student at UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

UIS Student Government Association Meeting
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 18:00:00 CDT
Live webcast of the bi-weekly meeting for the Student Government Association. Live from the UIS Public Affairs Center.

On-Campus Library Tour
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:30:00 CDT
Are you new to UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

Foot in the Door Fair Career Prep: Resume & More Mania Hours
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:00:00 CDT
Not sure how to prepare for the "Foot In the Door" Fair, our fall fair for part-time jobs, internship, volunteer opportunities and more? Drop-In or Call-In during the Career Development Center's "Resume & More Mania" to: - Have your resume and cover letter reviewed and receive suggestions on how to improve them. - Receive assistance with how to plan and target your job/internship search at the fair. - Learn how to build a resume or cover letter using the online system Optimal Resume. - Get helpful tips on approaching potential employers during the “Foot in the Door” Career Fair.

On-Campus Library Tour
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:30:00 CDT
Are you new to UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

Foot in the Door Fair Career Prep: Resume & More Mania Hours
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:00:00 CDT
Not sure how to prepare for the "Foot In the Door" Fair, our fall fair for part-time jobs, internship, volunteer opportunities and more? Drop-In or Call-In during the Career Development Center's "Resume & More Mania" to: - Have your resume and cover letter reviewed and receive suggestions on how to improve them. - Receive assistance with how to plan and target your job/internship search at the fair. - Learn how to build a resume or cover letter using the online system Optimal Resume. - Get helpful tips on approaching potential employers during the “Foot in the Door” Career Fair.

On-Campus Library Tour
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:00:00 CDT
Are you new to UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

International Student iPad Tour
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:30:00 CDT
Are you a new international student at UIS? Come tour the library to learn about our resources and services. Using one of the library iPads you will get to experience the virtual library offerings while touring the building all at the same time. By the end you'll know where to find books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

Virtual Library Tour
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 18:00:00 CDT
Are you a new or returning online student? Join us for a virtual tour of online library resources and services. By the end you'll know how to find and request books and articles, how to access resources from off-campus, where to get research help, and more!

Technology Day
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 09:00:00 CDT

Foot In The Door Career Fair
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 11:00:00 CDT
The Foot in the Door Career Fair is intended to bring students and employers/organizations together to discuss a variety of career opportunities, both on and off-campus. These opportunities include full-time/part-time jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities. We have invited a wide variety of recruiters offering a broad range of available positions with local employers and organizations! We hope you will join us at this event and get your "Foot in the Door” to both on and off-campus opportunities!