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"Take Back the Night" march & rally at UIS calls for an end to violence against women

WHAT: The University of Illinois Springfield Women's Center and Residence Life Vision student organization will hold the eighth annual “Take Back the Night” march and rally. This year’s theme is An Engaged Community. The event protests rape and all forms of violence against women. WHEN: Friday, April 24, 2015 beginning at 8:30 p.m. WHERE: The candlelight march will start with a brief...

"Take Back the Night" march & rally at UIS calls for an end to violence against women

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Springfest Scavenger Hunt 2015

The annual University of Illinois Springfield Springfest Scavenger Hunt was held on April 20, 2015. Teams were given a list of 200 items to collect on campus in an hour.

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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.

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