The Stories

Read about staff, faculty, and students who have passed through the halls of SSU and UIS.

And click on the following links for stories posted to our 40th Anniversary discussion board:

Shannon O’Brien is a writer and photographer who works for the University of Illinois Springfield Alumni Association.

The stories on this website started out as contributions from UIS alumni. Shannon contacted the individuals and wrote the stories linked at left as a way to celebrate the University’s anniversary.

Shannon O'Brien