University of Illinois Springfield Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Chris Lusvardi Named Editor Of Seed Today MagazineRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    CHRIS LUSVARDI NAMED EDITOR OF SEED TODAY MAGAZINE Apr. 18, 2017 Source: Seed Today Magazine news release Seed Today Publisher Deb Coontz today announced the appointment of Chris Lusvardi as Seed Today editor. He will replace Joe Funk who will semi-retire and move to the newly created role of Executive Editor.

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  2. UIS students react to strike authorization voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Students at the University of Illinois Springfield are reacting positively to the UIS United Faculty members decision to authorize a strike if no deal with the university administration can be reached. "I think it's important because I think the teachers here particulary need to have the representation they they need especially as a collective group."

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  3. UIS United Faculty vote for strike authorizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    The University of Illinois-Springfield United Faculty have voted unanimously to authorize strike vote, which would give them the ability to call a strike if no settlement is reached. Lynn Fisher, president of UIS United Faculty says two years was enough.

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  4. UIS United Faculty vote to authorize strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    After nearly two years of contract negotiations the University of Illinois-Springfield United Faculty has voted to authorize a strike vote. Contract talks have been ongoing for nearly 20 months with the University administration.

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  5. Rauner versus red tapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    A panel discussion at the University of Illinois Springfield this Thursday morning played right into the governor's hands - saying Illinois is over-regulated. "We have every reason to be one of the fastest-growing, most prosperous states in America," Rauner told the conference, called "Cutting the Red Tape."

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  6. Justice for All? Pt. 1: How do the historical factors of race affect the criminal justice system?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    Students from Jen Cline's Racial and Ethnic Relations class at Lewis and Clark Community College put together a panel regarding race in the criminal justice system. The panel was put together by the students and included five men who were very well-versed and well-educated on many diverse issues of race in the criminal justice system.

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  7. Baseball: It's a winning picture for WarrenRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... and scored in the fourth and walked in the fifth. Archbold signed in November with the University of Illinois Springfield. The left-handed hitter had not gotten off to a great start at the plate this season. "He struggled a little bit early in the ...

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  8. Rauner weekend roundupRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    In case there was any doubt about whether we'd moved into campaign season, the Carhartt is out of the closet. https://t.co/ZBYegPvvZ6 Great Friday night out in #Springfield .

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  9. Judge vacates conviction in Naperville murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Daily Herald

    A DuPage County judge on Thursday ordered a new trial for a man convicted 20 years ago and sentenced to 45 years in prison for arson and murder in his mother-in-law's death. The ruling vacated the conviction of William Amor, 60, who is imprisoned at the Taylorville Correctional Facility in central Illinois.

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  10. Mundelein Theatre's Group Interpretation headed for stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Daily Herald

    The Mundelein Theatre's Group Interpretation, "Stranger than Fiction," took second place in sectional competition in Palatine and qualified to compete in the state tournament. The Mundelein Theatre's Group Interpretation, "Stranger than Fiction," took part in sectional competition March 18 at Fremd High School in Palatine and placed second, which qualified them to compete in the state tournament at the University of Illinois at Springfield.

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  11. Elk Grove High debater named runner-up at stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Elk Grove High School senior Mike Pauls was named the state runner-up at the IHSA Congressional Debate Tournament in March. Elk Grove High School senior Mike Pauls was named the state runner-up at the IHSA Congressional Debate Tournament in March.

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  12. Many local races have few candidates, but these buck the trendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... voices and choices, said Kent Redfield, professor emeritus of political science at the University of Illinois Springfield. "If you want to have a vibrant political system, then you want to have people engaged in local politics," Redfield said. ...

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  13. Illinois Budget Impasse Continues To Claim More VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Chicagoist

    Despite a stopgap budget that got us through last election season, Illinois has languished without a fully funded budget for some 22 months and could go without one through our next election cycle. "It's very, very difficult to be both in campaign mode; and then be trying to put together the kind of negotiation, compromise, sharing of the pain, and extending the kind of trust that makes these bargains," University of Illinois at Springfield political science professor emeritus Kent Redfield told CBS2 on Friday .

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  14. Governor Rauner announces appointments to State Board of Elections, Illinois Racing BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    Governor Bruce Rauner today announced he has made appointments and reappointments to the Illinois State Board of Elections, and an appointment to the Illinois Racing Board. Governor Bruce Rauner has appointed Kate O'Brien to the Illinois State Board of Elections.

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  15. Lincoln Christian University included in Choice 2017 Ranking of the...Read the original story

    Mar 31, 2017 | Lincoln Daily News

    College Choice, a leading authority in college and university rankings and resources, has published its 2017 ranking for the 23 Best Online Colleges in Illinois.

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  16. Illinois man dies after fall under stage at Pink Floyd tribute concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... fall happened Sunday night during a performance Brit Floyd, a Pink Floyd tribute show, at University of Illinois Springfield's Sangamon Auditorium. University spokesman Derek Schnapp says the school's police department is handling the investigation.

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  17. Illinois man dies after fall under stage at Illinois concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | CTV

    ... fall happened Sunday night during a performance Brit Floyd, a Pink Floyd tribute show, at University of Illinois Springfield's Sangamon Auditorium. University spokesman Derek Schnapp says the school's police department is handling the investigation.

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  18. Illinois Man Dies After Fall Under Stage at Springfield ShowRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | US News & World Report

    ... fall happened Sunday night during a performance Brit Floyd, a Pink Floyd tribute show, at University of Illinois Springfield's Sangamon Auditorium. UIS spokesman Derek Schnapp says the school's police department is handling the investigation.

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  19. Governor Highlights and Reaffirms Commitment to Strengthening Illinois' Ethical StandardsRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Governor Bruce Rauner today discussed the changes his administration has made to create a more ethical and responsive government with the state ethics officers at the Executive Ethics Commission's Ethics Officer Conference at the University of Illinois-Springfield. Reforming the reputation and effectiveness of Illinois government is due in large part to the work of our state ethics officers, " Governor Rauner said.

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  20. Taxpayers pay millions in bonuses to outgoing lottery firm's staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    A Tribune investigation found the Illinois Lottery collected hundreds of millions of dollars from selling tickets to the biggest-prize instant games in which it did not hand out all of the grand prizes in some of the games. Illinois taxpayers have funded about $2 million in "retention" bonuses for employees of a private firm managing the lottery despite the firm performing so poorly Illinois is working to replace it.

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