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Hundreds of students graduate during the 47th annual UIS commencement ceremonies in downtown Springfield

The University of Illinois Springfield held two commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at the Bank of Springfield Center in downtown Springfield. Out of the 1,520 UIS students who were eligible to graduate, 978 participated in the ceremonies. UIS Chancellor Susan J. Koch presided over the ceremonies, welcoming thousands of guests. She offered the graduates some advice and reflected… Read More »

Hundreds of students graduate during the 47th annual UIS commencement ceremonies in downtown Springfield

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RT @ChancellorKoch: #UISedu Vice Chancellor, Dr. Clarice Ford, was named today one of  Springfield's Women of Influence! Congratulations Dr…

RT @ChancellorKoch: #UISedu Vice Chancellor, Dr. Clarice Ford, was named today one of Springfield's Women of Influence! Congratulations Dr…

22 May 2018, 9:17 pm

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RT @HEROSportsBSB: .@miggyroth10 hit 2️⃣0️⃣ doubles & 2️⃣0️⃣ HRs - Should he be Player of the Year?

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RT @HEROSportsBSB: .@miggyroth10 hit 2️⃣0️⃣ doubles & 2️⃣0️⃣ HRs - Should he be Player of the Year? VOTE: #D2Baseball 2018 Player of the Y…

22 May 2018, 6:12 pm

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Leadership lived: #UISedu student Navie Fields of Chicago wants to be a role model for the next generation of young men. He’s a @BBBS_ICR mentor as serves as president of the Black Male Collegiate Society on campus. Read More: https://t.co/hjeGv9J6zq https://t.co/LMnGCmuFo7

Leadership lived: #UISedu student Navie Fields of Chicago wants to be a role model for the next generation of young men. He’s a @BBBS_ICR mentor as serves as president of the Black Male Collegiate Society on campus. Read More: https://t.co/hjeGv9J6zq https://t.co/LMnGCmuFo7

22 May 2018, 4:34 pm

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RT @UISLib: Today's #UISLib Main Floor #Renovation #Progress! https://t.co/BAsTfsUYk8

RT @UISLib: Today's #UISLib Main Floor #Renovation #Progress! https://t.co/BAsTfsUYk8

22 May 2018, 4:27 pm

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RT @UISObservatory: If you missed last night there is another pass of the space station visible from Springfield tonight.  Between 8:33-8:3…

RT @UISObservatory: If you missed last night there is another pass of the space station visible from Springfield tonight. Between 8:33-8:3…

22 May 2018, 11:22 am

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RT @UofILSystem: State budget negotiations have begun and we are asking your help to ensure that the @UofILSystem remains a priority. We ha…

22 May 2018, 11:21 am

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RT @UISVCSA: Christina Ryan, Tisha Palmer, Carol Marshall, Samantha Lounsberry and Valerie Gebhardt and Erika Suzuki all were recipients of…

RT @UISVCSA: Christina Ryan, Tisha Palmer, Carol Marshall, Samantha Lounsberry and Valerie Gebhardt and Erika Suzuki all were recipients of…

21 May 2018, 7:07 pm

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RT @ChancellorKoch: I recommend stopping by the #UISedu Shakespeare Garden this week .... the Spring gardens are all abloom! #ThatWhichWeCa…

RT @ChancellorKoch: I recommend stopping by the #UISedu Shakespeare Garden this week .... the Spring gardens are all abloom! #ThatWhichWeCa…

21 May 2018, 7:07 pm

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RT @ChancellorKoch: The amazingly talented #UISedu Grounds Crew stopped by the Chancellor's Office today with a few samples from the campus…

RT @ChancellorKoch: The amazingly talented #UISedu Grounds Crew stopped by the Chancellor's Office today with a few samples from the campus…

21 May 2018, 1:14 pm

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