|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE|
Media Advisory: UIS Homecoming Parade
October 6, 2006
What: UIS’ first-ever Homecoming Parade
When: Begins at 4 p.m., Saturday, October 7
Where: At UIS. The parade will start out from Parking Lot B and travel along the west side of campus.
Details: The parade will consist of 29 entries, including bands, floats, fire trucks, convertibles, candy, and a grand marshal.
Parking Lot B will be blocked off for parade set-up; however lots A, C, D, F, and G will be open. A map of the route is available at http://www.uis.edu/studentlife/homecoming/parade.htm.
The theme of this year’s Homecoming is “Through the Decades.”
|The University of Illinois at Springfield, one of three U of I campuses, is a small, public liberal arts university that offers 42 degree programs – 21 bachelor’s, 20 master’s, and the Doctorate of Public Administration. UIS has a special mission in public affairs and service and is known for extraordinary internships, a wireless campus, extensive online offerings, and a commitment to teaching.|
|UIS HOME PAGE | SEARCH THE UIS WEBSITE | PRESS RELEASE INDEX|