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Mar 28, 2021
Grover Thompson, who was wrongfully convicted and died in prison, became the first posthumous exoneration to occur in Illinois. The Illinois Innocence…
Mar 28, 2021
For more than 40 years, Star Parties have hosted community members of all ages to view celestial objects. Associate Professor Dr. John…
Mar 28, 2021
Many are wondering “How can I help support the larger fight against COVID-19?” The CARES Act provides tax incentives for donors to support charitable…
Mar 28, 2021
Justin Rose, Director of Diversity and Inclusion, reflects on the Declaration of Independence in UIS Perspectives, the monthly column in the State…
Mar 28, 2021
Bethany Bilyeu, Executive Director of Student Support Services at UIS, reflects on the University’s COVID-19 response this past year. She…