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Chancellor's Holiday Message 2016

University of Illinois Springfield Chancellor Susan J. Koch shares holiday greetings with students, faculty and staff.

Leadership lived

It’s the University of Illinois Springfield’s declaration to the world about who we are. It’s our reputation, a promise built on core strengths we can demonstrate. It’s also what makes us unique.

Leadership lived: Tyshianna Bankhead

Leadership lived: Austin Mehmet

Leadership lived: Jon Welton

Leadership lived: Ashley Beaton

Leadership lived: Marc Cox

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The Office of Campus Relations is the primary source of information for and about the campus, and the primary channel of communication between the campus and the public.

The office is responsible for news, information and media relations and the maintenance of files of FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) requests.

In addition, the office works closely with the chancellor regarding public and media relations.


Derek Schnapp
Director of Public Relations

Michelle Green
Director of Marketing

Blake Wood
Assistant Director of Public Relations