College of Liberal Arts and Sciences We aspire to teach students in a transformative environment that stimulates engagement with ideas, each other, and the world. Featured Links Dean’s Welcome What are the Liberal Arts and Sciences? Why a CLAS major? CLAS Advising Points of Pride Degrees and Programs Faculty Focus UIS Theatre presents HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE by Paula Vogel. Directed by Missy Thibodeaux-Thompson, Performances: April 11-13 & 17-19, 2014 UIS Creative Writing and Publishing Series Emiquon Earns International Distinction Student Arts & Research Symposium (StARS) scheduled for April 11-12.