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    Leadership lived: Payton Roberts

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    UIS KickStart Orientation 2017

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    Leadership lived: Daniel Rodriguez

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    Leadership lived: Abbegayle Stevenson

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    Leadership lived: Marissa Jones

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RT @UISCareerCenter: New and returning #UISedu students! Save the date for the Foot in the Door Fair - Thurs, Aug. 31 3-6pm.…

28 June 2017, 2:40 pm


Opening tonight! #UISedu Visual Arts presents “Walking Enos Park: Who is your neighborhood?” by Astrid Kaemmerling -

28 June 2017, 2:05 pm


Congrats to Jerry Joseph who has been named the #UISedu Employee of the Month for June. Read more:

28 June 2017, 12:00 pm


RT @UISAthletics: Record Number 113 Student-Athletes Garner Academic All-Conference Honor #WeAreStars

27 June 2017, 6:34 pm


2017 Graduates: Have you recently received your diploma in the mail? Share a photo with us by using #UISedu!

27 June 2017, 11:55 am


RT @DonaldMarrow: My diploma came in the mail today! Now it feels complete! Thanks @MarrowMomma for the awesome frame. @UISedu #IllinoisAl…

27 June 2017, 11:13 am


RT @DungeyChem: Day 18: 27 Jun Learning about fish in the NUPELIA collection. 9,000 specimens #UEMedu #UISedu #100KStrongAmericas https://t…

27 June 2017, 9:25 am


RT @DavidCoyWICS: What a difference 3.5 years makes! Here's the new turf at the UIS Baseball Field. Tonight at 10, HC Chris Ramirez gives h…

26 June 2017, 9:16 pm


#UISedu students are celebrating Eid, a Muslim holiday marking the end of Ramadan, until 4 p.m. in the @UISDiversity Center.

26 June 2017, 2:31 pm



Work is nearly complete on the... #UISedu communication major... #UISedu volleyball players... Even our "other campus... Recent #UISedu psychology... #UISedu Men's Basketball... The first KickStart... Former #UISedu women’s...


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