Category: Private/Business Sector

366 Discount program draws students downtown

UIS students have an even better reason to hit downtown Springfield. A new discount program allows students to use their i-card at a number of downtown businesses to receive 10 percent off their bill at some locations and buy one get one free offers at others. The program was created by UIS alumnus and State… 366 Discount program draws students downtown Read More »

365 UIS license plates support scholarships

Illinois drivers can show their support for the University of Illinois Springfield with a UIS license plate. Any student, faculty, staff, alumni or parent can order the license plates. For each original plate issuance, the University receives $25 for student scholarships. Related Links: UIS License Plates UIS Pride Collegiate — University of Illinois at Springfield

363 State and University employees raise money each year to support charity

State and University Employees Combined Appeal (SECA) is a once-a-year voluntary campaign that allows state and university employees to donate to 12 charities representing more than 2,000 agencies. Related Links: State and University Employees Combined Appeal SECA Website SECA Pet Contest Committing to a better tomorrow through donations

359 Coping with grief

The University of Illinois Springfield and its community partners, Memorial Medical System and Butler Funeral Homes, helped lead a grief workshop for the public to teach about loss that occurs without closure or understanding. Related links: UIS hosts ambiguous grief workshop; loss that occurs without closure or understanding UIS to present workshop on “Death, Grief,… 359 Coping with grief Read More »