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UIS faculty and students partner with Brazilian researchers to study river floodplain conservation

The University of Illinois Springfield has partnered with the Universidade Estadual de Maringá (UEM) to research the aquatic ecology of the Paraná River in Brazil and the Illinois River in the United States in order to better understand the effectiveness of conservation and restoration efforts. A group of five UIS students and one faculty member spent three weeks in Brazil in June as part of a… Read More »

UIS faculty and students partner with Brazilian researchers to study river floodplain conservation

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16 August 2017, 12:35 pm

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RT @ChancellorKoch: So excited to have winning bid for the champion ice cream at the State Fair ... its blueberry! https://t.co/d3NXTT5ldg

15 August 2017, 9:11 pm

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#UISedu Prof. John Martin @UISObservatory shares some safe ways to view the August 21 #Eclipse2017. Watch a Video: https://t.co/mWajLUBo5G https://t.co/kAiREXR4pv

15 August 2017, 12:30 pm

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The new #MyUISLife mural just went up today inside the PAC front entrance! #UISedu https://t.co/FkbDHJF61I

15 August 2017, 11:55 am

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Crews test the new lights at the @UISCampusRec Park. #UISedu students will now be able to play softball, flag football & soccer at night. https://t.co/tdEAIt5m0k

14 August 2017, 10:03 pm

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Hired! Recent #UISedu graduate Aretha Hughes is working as a guest service agent at the President Abraham Lincoln Hotel in Springfield. https://t.co/0JM7J1gKRN

14 August 2017, 11:50 am

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