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Alumni Relations News

Mar 28, 2021
Elizabeth Blair, ’93 PAA, MA ’03 LAS was the first female named Police Officer of the Year in the Peoria Police Department. She retired in…
Mar 28, 2021
Douglas Hamilton, ’12 LAS is the Managing Director of Artificial Intelligence at Nasdaq Inc. He’s worked as a software developer helping to launch a…
Mar 28, 2021
“Face to Face,” a short film featuring Dr. Wesley Robinson-McNeese reading a poem he wrote from inside the remains of black-owned homes that…
Mar 28, 2021
Cole Taylor signed with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, becoming the first-ever player in Prairie Stars history to join a Major…
Mar 28, 2021
Reaching Stellar: The Campaign for the University of Illinois Springfield seeks to raise money from friends and alumni to add to the excellence…