Academics at UIS

301 Career Development Center at UIS teaches best resume practices

Graduates and undergraduates can put forth the best resume, both on paper, and electronically by going through “Resumania” at the Career Development Center. Related Links: ‘Resumania’ at UIS helps students get noticed in competitive job market Optimal Resume Resume basics

297 Survey Research Office provides vital information

The University of Illinois Survey Research Office specializes in public affairs research with the goal of advancing scholarly and practical research, while playing a leadership role in state and national policy development. Related Links: UIS Survey: Sangamon County citizens report better health than two years ago Survey Research Office Survey Research Office services UIS Economic… 297 Survey Research Office provides vital information Read More »

292 Read what UIS is writing

UIS professors, students, alumni and faculty are gifted with the pen. Find out what’s being published. Related Links: Moral Argument, Religion, and Same-Sex Marriage: Advancing the Public Good Energy Law Journal Nobody Calls Just to Say Hello: Reflections on Twenty-Two Years in the Illinois Senate Spectacular Capitalism: Guy Debord and the Practice of Radical Philosophy… 292 Read what UIS is writing Read More »

291 UIS Students “Tweet” Lincoln’s death

History and digital media students at UIS help the past come to life with “real time” tweets of Lincoln’s assassination, death and funeral. Related Links: UIS Students real-time “Tweet” Lincoln’s death and funeral “As Live” Tweets of Lincoln’s assassination and funeral train

290 UIS online programs ranked among best in the U.S.

The University of Illinois Springfield’s online programs are among the top 20 best in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report. Related links: US News and Report article UIS Online program information Free online course (MOOC) explores innocence movement

289 Appellate Justices hold arguments at UIS

The fourth district appellate court held oral arguments at UIS in 2015. It was a unique opportunity that allowed students interested in law a chance to observe the legal system. Related links: Appellate Justices hold arguments

287 UIS Athletics Kids Night Out

Each year the University of Illinois Springfield Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) plays host to kids from around the area and gives parents a much needed break. Kids get to hang out with UIS student-athletes, play sports, games and do crafts. The money raised goes to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the national NCAA Division II initiative. Related… 287 UIS Athletics Kids Night Out Read More »