Students in the News

Graduation Honors

Graduation Marshals

Four MBA students were honored at the UIS 2017 Commencement Ceremony in May.  Graduation Marshals, Damon McFall (Springfield) and Emery Halverson (Peoria), led graduating MBA students through the procession and to receive their degrees.  (Pictured on the left.)  Lance Millburg and Kevin Rademacher received Honors in Business Administration.  (Pictured on the right.)


Students with Honors

MBA Intern Students Celebrate Graduation

MBA students participating in the Graduate Public Service Internship (GPSI) program recently celebrated the culmination of their internships at a breakfast hosted by UIS.  Agency supervisors attended to honor graduates and their accomplishments.

The GPSI program provides tuition and a stipend to full time students who work 20 hours a week.
Read more about the GPSI program.

Megan and Michelle
Michelle Eades from Healthcare & Family Services, joined MBA student Megan Kuchar.
Shaista and the Chancellor
MBA GPSI student Shaisa Shaikh, who interned with Healthcare and Family Services, visits with UIS Chancellor Susan Koch.
MBA student, Jackie, and supervisor
MBA student, Jackie Power, with her Dept. of Commerce and Economic Opportunity Supervisor, Christi DeGroot.