Category: Academics at UIS

365 UIS license plates support scholarships

Illinois drivers can show their support for the University of Illinois Springfield with a UIS license plate. Any student, faculty, staff, alumni or parent can order the license plates. For each original plate issuance, the University receives $25 for student scholarships. Related Links: UIS License Plates UIS Pride Collegiate — University of Illinois at Springfield

363 State and University employees raise money each year to support charity

State and University Employees Combined Appeal (SECA) is a once-a-year voluntary campaign that allows state and university employees to donate to 12 charities representing more than 2,000 agencies. Related Links: State and University Employees Combined Appeal SECA Website SECA Pet Contest Committing to a better tomorrow through donations

359 Coping with grief

The University of Illinois Springfield and its community partners, Memorial Medical System and Butler Funeral Homes, helped lead a grief workshop for the public to teach about loss that occurs without closure or understanding. Related links: UIS hosts ambiguous grief workshop; loss that occurs without closure or understanding UIS to present workshop on “Death, Grief,… 359 Coping with grief Read More »

357 Raising money for Hazel Dell Elementary School

More than a dozen students UIS’ Human Development Counseling program held a special fundraiser to raise money for school supplies for Hazel Dell Elementary School. “Canvas with a Cause” also helped highlight the inequities of public education funding for low income schools. Related links: UIS students raise money for Hazel Dell Elementary School Public Engagement… 357 Raising money for Hazel Dell Elementary School Read More »