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315 UIS Internships and prior learning benefit community, students

Chances are when you are out and about in the Springfield area you are coming into contact with a UIS student participating in the one of three internship programs offered through the university. Related Links: Internships and Prior Learning Services Prior Learning information Graduate intern programs Service Learning

313 UIS’ Shakespeare Garden marks the 400th anniversary of the writer’s death

Visitors to UIS can now sit beside William Shakespeare in the newly unveiled garden bearing his name. The garden features plants often mentioned in Shakespeare’s work. Related Links: SJR Column: Shakespeare Garden, September 2016 UIS unveils new Shakespeare Garden, marking the 400th anniversary of the writer’s death Shakespeare Garden dedicated at UIS Unveiling Shakespeare Garden… 313 UIS’ Shakespeare Garden marks the 400th anniversary of the writer’s death Read More »

312 Star Parties made accessible for people with disabilities

UIS’s much beloved Star Parties can be enjoyed by more people thanks to the use of a special telescope. Related Links: UIS to host Sunday Star Party for people with disabilities UIS schedules Sunday Star Parties for people with disabilities The University of Illinois at Springfield’s astronomy program developed the world’s first telescope for people with… 312 Star Parties made accessible for people with disabilities Read More »

311 UIS Challenge Course helps build teamwork

The UIS low-team Challenge Course offers participants the opportunity to work on communication, problem solving, trust and teamwork with a trained UIS facilitator. Related Links: Challenge Course information UIS to cut ribbon on new team building Challenge Course UIS Challenge Course teaches trust, teamwork

307 Legacy Dance Team teaches dance

Members of the UIS Legacy Dance Team reach out to the community to teach rhythm and dance. Related Links: UIS Legacy Dance Team teaches elementary students some moves Student Groups on campus Student Affairs calendar

306 Students shine in Student Art Exhibition

UIS graduating seniors host a dual-themed art exhibit for the public. Related Links: UIS Visual Arts Department seniors present two distinct art and design exhibitions Visual Arts Events Department of Art, Music and Theatre Undergraduate Research

305 UIS Alumni Profiles highlight successes

Find out what UIS Alumni are up to after they receive their degrees. Alumni Profiles celebrate the successes and ambitions of UIS alums. Related Links: UIS Alumni Profiles UIS Alumni UIS Alumni Board