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  • Leadership lived: Hannah Warden

    Leadership lived: Hannah Warden

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    Leadership lived: Molly Looby

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    Leadership lived: Madison Reuss

  • Leadership lived: Colleen McMahon

    Leadership lived: Colleen McMahon

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    University of Illinois Springfield - Miranda Swope

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    University of Illinois Springfield - Marissa Jones

Beautiful Campus: UIS Sculptures

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Leadership lived feature

Leadership lived

Aaron Boyd came to the University of Illinois Springfield knowing he wanted to give back to his community. Boyd is the vice president of the UIS Black Male Collegiate Society, historian for the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Upsilon Xi Chapter, a student orientation coordinator for the UIS Office of New Student Orientation and Parent Relations… Read more »

Class of 2016 Report

682

Baccalaureate degrees conferred

479

Graduating class for whom an outcomes destination is known

267

Working full-time or part-time

158

Continuing education at national or regional university

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Nathan Piper

Nathan Piper

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2012 (Political Science)

Current Position: Communications Specialist with the Illinois Municipal League

Crystal Creswell

Crystal Creswell

UIS Degrees: M.A. 2009 (Business Administration), MBA 2001 (Business Management)

Current Position: Operations Manager for the Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation (MCLI)

Dalitso Sulamoyo

Dalitso Sulamoyo

UIS Degrees: M.A. 1999 (Political Studies), M.P.A. 2002 (Public Administration)

Current Position: CEO, Champaign County Regional Planning Commission

Colleen Kelly

Colleen Kelly

UIS Degrees: M.A. 1985 (Community Arts Management)

Current Position: Senior Director of Advancement and Communications, Georgia O’Keeffe Museum

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“My GPSI internship was incredibly multifaceted, focusing on a variety of factors that can affect the successful implementation of HIV prevention and care in Illinois,” she reports.

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