Student Involvement

Student Historians

Lincoln Studies Fellows [pending approval]

The Center for Lincoln Studies Fellows program provides a range of professional and academic experiences, allowing UIS students to develop new skills and expand their career options.

The Lincoln Studies Fellows program is a unique opportunity for students interested in Lincoln Studies to participate in a shared intellectual experience and take advantage of the unique resources provide by Lincoln’s hometown of Springfield, Illinois. The program offers students a valuable opportunity to pursue historical research with members of the Lincoln Studies Department and visiting Lincoln scholars, and to hone their skills as a historians, interpreters, researchers, and writers. Fellows work at least five hours a week, expanding their knowledge of the life and legacy of Abraham Lincoln through facilitated discussion and/or experiential learning opportunities at Lincoln historic sites, museums, and organizations in Central Illinois.

For more information contact the Center for Lincoln Studies.

Student Projects

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Internship Program

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Summer Conference

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