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Media Advisory: UIS Homecoming Parade

October 6, 2006

What:  UIS’ first-ever Homecoming Parade

When:  Begins at 4 p.m., Saturday, October 7

Where:  At UIS. The parade will start out from Parking Lot B and travel along the west side of campus.     

Details: The parade will consist of 29 entries, including bands, floats, fire trucks, convertibles, candy, and a grand marshal.     

Parking Lot B will be blocked off for parade set-up; however lots A, C, D, F, and G will be open. A map of the route is available at http://www.uis.edu/studentlife/homecoming/parade.htm.

The theme of this year’s Homecoming is “Through the Decades.”

    The University of Illinois at Springfield, one of three U of I campuses, is a small, public liberal arts university that offers 42 degree programs – 21 bachelor’s, 20 master’s, and the Doctorate of Public Administration. UIS has a special mission in public affairs and service and is known for extraordinary internships, a wireless campus, extensive online offerings, and a commitment to teaching.
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