Looking Back to Look Forward

UIS & Community Civic Engagement Events & Opportunities

Spring 2021 (as of 2/9/21)

 

February 11

“Spotting Fake News” Workshop, 10 – 11am, sponsored by Brookens Library

February 17

“Spotting Fake News” Workshop, 7-8pm, sponsored by Brookens Library

Mid/Late February

(Tentative) UIS Spillin’ Tea, Spittin’ Topics Event, sponsored by Political Understanding and Activist Club & VCEC, Zoom

February 23

“Spotting Fake News” Workshop, 10am – 11am, sponsored by Brookens Library

February 25

(Tentative) The Impact of COVID on Higher Education, 7pm, Zoom, sponsored by Student Government Association, Student Advocacy Coalition, Student Life & the College of Public Affairs & Administration

February

(Tentative) UIS Voter registration event, sponsored by VCEC

March 9

Sangamon County last day to register to vote in the Consolidated Election

March 10 – April 6

Sangamon County grace period registration and voting

March 25

(Tentative) The Impact of COVID on Women, 7pm, Zoom, sponsored by Student Government Association, Student Advocacy Coalition, Student Life &    the College of Public Affairs & Administration

April?

(Tentative) University of IL Lobby Day

April 6

Sangamon County Consolidated Election

UIS SGA Mandatory candidate meeting, 4:30pm, Zoom

April 8

(Tentative) The Impact of COVID on the Economy & the Job Market, 7pm, Zoom, sponsored by the Student Government Association, the Student Advocacy Coalition, Student Life & the College of Public Affairs & Administration

April 13                                

UIS SGA Candidates Forum, Time TBA, Zoom

April 14

UIS SGA Elections begin, 10am, UIS Connection

April 15

UIS SGA Elections conclude, 6pm, UIS Connection

April 29

(Tentative) COVID Engaged Series: Action Planning Workshop, sponsored by SGA, Student Advocacy Coalition & VCEC, 7pm, Zoom