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    UIS cuts ribbon on new Student Union Building

  • Leadership lived: Vince Walker

    Leadership lived: Vince Walker

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    Leadership lived: Maddie Cullick

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    UIS Alumni Snapchat Takeover - William Wadas

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    Leadership lived: Bhavyanshu Parasher

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    Leadership lived: Danielle Gibbs

Beautiful Campus: UIS Sculptures

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Leadership lived feature

Leadership lived

Regina Bolin was recently honored with the Student Laureate Award from the Lincoln Academy of Illinois. Bolin is vice president of the Alternative Spring Break student organization, a member of the Capital Scholars Honors Program, Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. She also played on the UIS Prairie Stars… Read more »

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Courtney Shelley

Courtney Shelley

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2011 (Legal Studies)

Current Position: Associate Attorney at the Law Firm of Dempsey & Dempsey, P.C.

Jayson Coble

Jayson Coble

UIS Degrees: B.S. 2001 (Chemistry)

Current Position: Emergency Medicine Physician Assistant at St John's Hospital; Lieutenant Colonel, Aviation Medicine Physician Assistant, and the State Clinical Training Officer with the Illinois Army National Guard; part-time pediatric Physician Assistant at Lincoln Prairie Behavioral Health Center

Nabih Elhajj

Nabih Elhajj

UIS Degrees: M.P.A. 2012 (Public Administration)

Current Position: IT Business Analyst at Horace Mann Educator Corporation, lead facilitator for the Sangamon CEO program, entrepreneur and freelance consultant on startup and customer service strategy

Enzo Campagnolo

Enzo Campagnolo

UIS Degrees: M.P.H. 1997 (Public Health)

Current Position: CDC Assignee to the Pennsylvania Department of Health/Acting State Public Health Veterinarian

Research at UIS

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