Category: Government Sector

322 UIS Alumni honored Pulitzer Prize

UIS alumni are making a difference in the world every day.  A select few have been recognized with the Pulitzer Prize. Related Links: UIS Pulitzer Prize-winning alum honored by the American Association of State Colleges and Universities UIS Alumnus Mitch Pugh leads The Post and Courier to a Pulitzer Prize Points of Pride Pulitzer Prize-winning… 322 UIS Alumni honored Pulitzer Prize Read More »

321 UIS Students tie yellow ribbons on campus

Each Veteran’s Day, you’ll find yellow ribbons on dozens of trees that line the UIS campus. Each year students place the ribbons showing support for the U.S. Military. Related Links: UIS students honor Veterans with yellow ribbons on campus UIS students tie hundreds of yellow ribbons to honor Veterans UIS students honor veterans by tying… 321 UIS Students tie yellow ribbons on campus Read More »

316 UIS continues tradition with Lincoln Legacy Lecture Series

Since 2002, The UIS Lincoln Legacy Lecture Series brings scholars and policy specialists of national renown to Springfield to present lectures on a contemporary public policy issue, but one that engaged Abraham Lincoln and the citizens of his era. Related Links: Lincoln Legacy Lecture Series “Lincoln and Voting Rights”- 2015 UIS Lincoln Legacy Lectures to… 316 UIS continues tradition with Lincoln Legacy Lecture Series Read More »

315 UIS Internships and prior learning benefit community, students

Chances are when you are out and about in the Springfield area you are coming into contact with a UIS student participating in the one of three internship programs offered through the university. Related Links: Internships and Prior Learning Services Prior Learning information Graduate intern programs Service Learning

310 Engaged Citizenship Common Experience, teaches, connects

All UIS students are required to take 10 hours of Engaged Citizenship Common Experience courses, which encourage a commitment to making a difference in the world. Speaker events are open to anyone in the community. Related Links: Engaged Citizenship Common Experience (ECCE) ECCE Speakers Series schedule ECCE Speakers Series Video on Demand Propose a Speakers… 310 Engaged Citizenship Common Experience, teaches, connects Read More »