Academics at UIS

286 UIS bridging international boundaries

Students at UIS have the opportunity to immerse themselves in other cultures on campus by applying to live in the International House. The experience gives them a more global outlook in their lives and eventual careers. Related Links: International House International House video International Student Services Chancellor’s Blog; International Students bring new perspectives International students… 286 UIS bridging international boundaries Read More »

284 Community invited to Forensics Showcase

At the end of each year, the award-winning Forensics Team invites students, faculty and the general public to watch what they’ve been perfecting all year. Related Links: Forensics Team website What is Parliamentary Debate? Forensics Team wins big at national tournament

281 Under the Dome inspires tomorrow’s leaders

UIS hosts “Under the Dome” to educate students about state government and also let them know about the opportunities available at UIS. Related Links: Under the Dome 2014 photos Under the Dome 2014 video Under the Dome information

279 UIS Students shine during STARS Symposium

Each year UIS graduate and undergraduate students involved in research or creative works get a chance to showcase those efforts in the STARS Symposium. Related Links: 2015 Stars Symposium details Registration information Submit an abstract STARS Webcasts

278 UIS Website ranked among the best in the nation

College-bound students rate UIS’s website among the best in the nation for the ability to find information easily.  That’s according to a new report from the National Research Center for College & University Admissions (NRCCUA.) Related Links: College-bound students give UIS website an “A” grade UIS Website

277 UIS hosts Old Time Jam Session

Anyone who likes to play, or even just listen to those who play the fiddle, mandolin, banjo, or guitar are welcome in the Visual and Performing Arts Building the second and fourth Wednesdays each month. Related Links: Old Time Jam Session WUIS hosts Young Musicians Fiddle Competition