FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                    Date: August 21, 2002

   Contact: Mary Caroline Mitchell, 206-7395


Golf outing to benefit UIS accountancy scholarship fund

SPRINGFIELD -- The UIS Don Stanhope Golf Outing, sponsored by the UIS Accountancy Alumni and the University of Illinois Alumni Association, is set for Friday, September 6, at Piper Glen Golf Club, located at 7112 Piper Glen Drive, off Rte. 4 between Springfield and Chatham. The shotgun start is at noon. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres with cash bar will follow at 5 p.m. in the clubhouse.

All proceeds will benefit the Donald F. Stanhope Accountancy Scholarship Fund at the University of Illinois at Springfield.  Cost is $60 per person ($50 for current UIS students) or $200 for a foursome.  For more information or to register, contact the Alumni Association at (217) 206-7395 or e-mail