News and Stories

2019 Advocacy DayAbove: Alumni Lobby Day at the Illinois State Capitol on April 3, 2019.

Alumni News & Stories

Our UIS Alumni network is vast and vibrant, with more than 43,000 graduates globally. This News and Stories page will help you stay up-to-date with fellow alumni across the country and globe, and stay connected to campus news.

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UIS Alumni Update

Alumni Update | November 2019

Read our latest issue: alumni spotlight on Dewey Detmers, ILSIP Hall of Fame inductees and more!

UIS Today Magazine

UIS Today Cover with Claire Jerry

UIS Today is now available online! Read about alumna Claire Jerry who’s a curator at the Smithsonian in the most recent edition of the magazine.