Marc Cox ‘17
Hometown: McLeansboro, IL
Majors: Political Science & Legal Studies
Future Plans: Attend to Law School
As an undergraduate student at the University of Illinois Springfield, Marc Cox has started a full-time career in state government working for the Illinois Senate Republicans. He’s completed four internships as an undergraduate student at UIS. Most recently, he interned with the Public Defender’s Office in Washington, D.C. He’s previously interned with U.S. Congressman John Shimkus, the Illinois Governor’s Office and with state legislators. On campus, Cox is a member of the Capital Scholars Honors Program, has worked for the Illinois Innocence Project and is the former editor-and-chief of The Journal, the weekly student newspaper. Following graduation from UIS, Cox plans to attend law school.
Leadership is lived at UIS. Every day.
Posted on October 4, 2016