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UIS scientists’ research on the Illinois River floodplain published in a special research journal issue

The restoration of the Illinois River floodplain is the focus of research by University of Illinois Springfield scientists in a newly published 200 page special issue of Hydrobiologia, the international journal of aquatic sciences. The restoration efforts are taking place at the Emiquon Preserve in Fulton County, Illinois. UIS Biology Professor Michael Lemke co-guest edited the journal and was… Read More »

UIS scientists’ research on the Illinois River floodplain published in a special research journal issue

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    Leadership lived: Danielle Gibbs

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    Leadership lived: Regina Bolin

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    Leadership lived: Abbie Varble

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    Leadership lived: Patricia Mubirigi


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RT @VinceWalker20: Still hasn't truly sunk in yet 🤧💔 https://t.co/W6JVPaBcg8

15 December 2017, 5:44 pm

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RT @UIS_URSP: Dr. Cheng-Chia "Brian" Chen and his team are doing research into food poverty and food insecurity with the Friends of Champai…

RT @UIS_URSP: Dr. Cheng-Chia "Brian" Chen and his team are doing research into food poverty and food insecurity with the Friends of Champai…

15 December 2017, 2:52 pm

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The move is underway! #UISedu Food Service is moving food and equipment into the new @UISUnion today. https://t.co/sN0cTNjwPj

The move is underway! #UISedu Food Service is moving food and equipment into the new @UISUnion today. https://t.co/sN0cTNjwPj

15 December 2017, 11:36 am

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#ThrowbackThursday – Friday is the final day of operation for the #UISedu Food Emporium in the Public Affairs Center. Food Service has been located in the PAC since the building opened in 1980. All Food Service operations are being moved to the new @UISUnion starting Jan. 16. https://t.co/nM31Qg6dmu

#ThrowbackThursday – Friday is the final day of operation for the #UISedu Food Emporium in the Public Affairs Center. Food Service has been located in the PAC since the building opened in 1980. All Food Service operations are being moved to the new @UISUnion starting Jan. 16. https://t.co/nM31Qg6dmu

14 December 2017, 12:05 pm

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RT @UISUnion: We hope finals are going well for everyone! Next semester you will be able to study for them in the new Student Union!

14 December 2017, 9:16 am

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What is #NetNeutrality? #UISedu Assistant Professor of Communication Ann Strahle explains the concept to @wandtvnews. https://t.co/ahEEypQPMh

14 December 2017, 9:12 am

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RT @uisstudentlife: Lining up for Late nite breakfast #UISedu https://t.co/bB7pxYPxHw

RT @uisstudentlife: Lining up for Late nite breakfast #UISedu https://t.co/bB7pxYPxHw

13 December 2017, 9:39 pm

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Leadership lived: Danielle Gibbs works for @UISCampusRec where she supervises students and helps plan events. She’s also a leader in @GPhiO1991 on campus. https://t.co/q9H1OKUzT6 https://t.co/uuMHLkwKyU

Leadership lived: Danielle Gibbs works for @UISCampusRec where she supervises students and helps plan events. She’s also a leader in @GPhiO1991 on campus. https://t.co/q9H1OKUzT6 https://t.co/uuMHLkwKyU

13 December 2017, 1:27 pm

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RT @jvillegasUT: Earlier today we toured the new @UISUnion. It’s going to be a wonderful place for students, faculty,  & staff. Thanks @Cha…

RT @jvillegasUT: Earlier today we toured the new @UISUnion. It’s going to be a wonderful place for students, faculty, & staff. Thanks @Cha…

12 December 2017, 9:57 pm

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#ThrowbackThursday – Friday... Take a break from finals and... The #UISedu string quartet... Doing some late night... First semester #UISedu... #UISedu students studying... Do you have a lot of leaves to... Orion wishes you a Happy...


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