Government Sector

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

311 UIS Challenge Course helps build teamwork

The UIS low-team Challenge Course offers participants the opportunity to work on communication, problem solving, trust and teamwork with a trained UIS facilitator. Related Links: Challenge Course information UIS to cut ribbon on new team building Challenge Course UIS Challenge Course teaches trust, teamwork

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… Read More »

308 UIS brings award-winning authors to campus

Through the One Book, One UIS, and other means, UIS brings relevant authors face-to-face with students and the community. Related Links: Civil-rights icon John Lewis discusses graphic memoir during UIS appearance Award-winning author Katherine Boo to speak at UIS UIS invites the community to read “Behind the Beautiful Forevers” as featured “one book” Lincoln Legacy… Read More »

305 UIS Alumni Profiles highlight successes

Find out what UIS Alumni are up to after they receive their degrees. Alumni Profiles celebrate the successes and ambitions of UIS alums. Related Links: UIS Alumni Profiles UIS Alumni UIS Alumni Board

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

299 UIS hosts Dining for Success

The Office of UIS Alumni Relations hosts a fun and informative dinner featuring instruction in business and social etiquette. Related Links: UIS to host Dining for Success Dinner event Dining for Success Dinner teaches students and alumni business etiquette

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… Read More »