College of Public Affairs and Education News

Sep 16, 2022
University of Illinois Springfield online political science graduate student Isaac Farhadian has received a Fulbright Teachers for Global Classrooms (TGC)…
Jun 06, 2022
Jason Pierceson, professor of political science at the University of Illinois Springfield, has published a book about a recent landmark LGBTQ rights case,…
Apr 06, 2022
University of Illinois Springfield (UIS) undergraduate students now have the opportunity to earn both their bachelor’s degree and a law degree in six years (…
Nov 11, 2021
A U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report found 201,000 Illinoisans left their jobs in August alone. But here in Sangamon County, the unemployment rate went…
Oct 14, 2021
The U.S. economy is getting better, but at a slow rate. A local economist said there is still a way to go before we’re back to pre-pandemic levels.…