University of Illinois Springfield Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Talking Consolidation: Part 3 - East Alton Wood River High School Superintendent John PearsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | RiverBender.com

    ... Tax rates are another concern for voters within the district. William Phillips of the University of Illinois Springfield , who literally wrote the book on consolidation of school districts, said the lowered tax rate proposed by the new school ...

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  2. Jane Elliott to Speak at UISRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Activist and educator Jane Elliott, creator of the well-known blue eyes/brown eyes exercise, will present "Power, Perception and Prejudice" at the University of Illinois Springfield. This presentation will take place Friday September 16th from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM at the UIS Public Affairs Center in Conference Rooms C/D.

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  3. Enrollment at universities fluctuatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2016 | The Daily Vidette

    ... is up 1.8 percent to 44,880, and freshman enrollment reached a record 7,592. The University of Illinois Springfield showed 5,428 students enrolled this fall, a slight increase from last fall's 5,402. While some public universities break records in a ...

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  4. Today's quotableRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2016 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Kent Redfield, an emeritus professor of political science at the University of Illinois Springfield, agreed that Quinn is clearly trying to remain in the spotlight. "Now, to what end?" Redfield said, offering two possible scenarios: an attempt to rebuild an organization to push for political reform or an effort to lay the groundwork for a future bid for public office.

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  5. New rules aimed at helping college campus assault victimsRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2016 | University Business

    As students at the University of Illinois Springfield settle into the fall semester, Deanie Brown, associate chancellor for access and equal opportunity, hopes they remember a video she showed during orientation. The video features Amber Rose, a model and actress, explaining consent to actor Tyrese Gibson and hip-hop artist Rev Run.

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  6. New Illinois rules aimed at helping college campus assault victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2016 | Daily Egyptian

    As students at the University of Illinois Springfield settle into the fall semester, Deanie Brown, associate chancellor for access and equal opportunity, hopes they remember a video she showed during orientation. The video features Amber Rose, a model and actress, explaining consent to actor Tyrese Gibson and hip-hop artist Rev Run.

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  7. Durbin talks about his tavern-owning daysRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2016 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... The appeal, as it is today, was its proximity to Sangamon State University (now the University of Illinois Springfield) and Lincoln Land Community College. Durbin said they really tried to create a unique place. He also remembers that he and other ...

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  8. U of I students may now use preferred fist namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Students returning to class at University of Illinois campuses this fall can now set a preferred first name for school use under a policy change that took effect July 24. The policy, which has been hailed as a benefit to transgender students and international students among others , allows students to enter a first name different from their legal first name to register for classes and perform other functions. If a student selects a preferred first name, faculty would not see the student's legal first name in rosters or computer systems, according to university statements.

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  9. Healthcare education open house plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The event, which is meant for people interested in pursuing healthcare-related education or advancing a career in healthcare. The event will include representatives of Memorial Health System, Benedictine University, Blessing-Reiman College of Nursing, Capital Area School of Practical Nursing, Illinois State University, Lincoln Land Community College, MacMurray College, Millikin University, Robert Morris University, The University of Illinois-Springfield and others, according to an announcement.

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  10. Stargazing and a ghost walk are among top 5 things to do this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | The Daily Vidette

    Based on her book "Haunted Bloomington-Normal," author and certified paranormal investigator Deborah Carr Senger will take guests on a tour through some of Bloomington-Normal's most haunted areas 7- 8:30 p.m. this Friday. Guests will meet at the Cruisin' with Lincoln on Rt.

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  11. Lunch and Learn at UISRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The University of Illinois at Springfield will host a "Lunch and Learn" event on September 13th presenting, "Heated Discussion; Global Warming." The event is apart of a continuing series and collaborative between the Office of Advancement, Alumni SAGE Society, Chancellor's Office and the Illinois State Historical Society.

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  12. Westminster alum returns as staff commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2016 | Fulton Sun

    Kirsten Carney, Westminster College class of 2013, has accepted the position of sports information director and social media manager at her alma mater and will begin work Aug. 29. "I am thankful that President Akande, Chief Communications Officer Lana Poole and Director of Athletics Tracey Braden gave me this incredible opportunity to return to Westminster to once again be a Blue Jay," Carney said. "I look forward to building on the strong foundation that was left for me in sports information, as well as helping to create a unified and unique voice on social media that connects with students, alumni and prospective students alike."

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  13. New UIS students to volunteer throughout Springfield on August 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    University of Illinois - Springfield officials say the institution's Civic Engagement Center is hosting its annual Welcome Week Service-A-Thon on August 26. Officials say nearly 130 students will participate in the event, which encourages first-year students to volunteer throughout the community. The students will be volunteering on the campus, and with Habitat for Humanity of Sangamon County, M.E.R.C.Y. Communities Inc., the Springfield Urban League, Family Service Center, Hospital Sisters Mission Outreach, the Central Illinois Foodbank, and St. John's Breadline.

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  14. Aurora U. series continues with 'Talking Politics in the Workplace' Sept. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Daily Herald

    "Talking Politics in the Workplace" will be discussed in a forum at 8 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 1, at Aurora University's Orchard Center campus, 2245 Sequoia Drive in Aurora.

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  15. SMTD Adding Saturday Night ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Mass Transit

    ... routes are designed to be longer but still travel to popular destinations like the University of Illinois Springfield, Lincoln Land Community College, both hospitals as well as dining and shopping across the city. "SMTD strives to provide the best ...

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  16. Students should be aware of FERPARead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | The Daily Vidette

    ... their threat assessment teams on their website: Southern Illinois University Carbondale, University of Illinois Springfield and Western Illinois University. How can students request access to their records if they are unaware of their existence? If ...

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  17. SMTD adding Saturday night service starting Aug. 27thRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... routes are designed to be longer but still travel to popular destinations like the University of Illinois Springfield, Lincoln Land Community College, both hospitals as well as dining and shopping across the city. Routes and details can be found on ...

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  18. ISU grad named state historianRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | The Daily Vidette

    An Illinois State University history alumnus who spent most of his undergraduate career as a regular at Club Milner has been named Illinois' 10th state historian. After graduating from ISU in 2000, State Historian Samuel Wheeler went on to complete a master's degree from the University of Illinois, Springfield, followed by his doctorate at Southern Illinois University.

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  19. City of Springfield seeking resident input on developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... step of the planning process is a survey, conducted by the Survey Research Office at the University of Illinois Springfield. Feedback heard at the initial strategic ward meetings last fall will also be incorporated. Residents are encouraged to take ...

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  20. Redfield: Judgea s Scope NarrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    A federal judge chose not to make a "token reduction" of former Gov. Rod Blagojevich's 14-year prison sentence. Kent Redfield, a political science professor at the University of Illinois Springfield, says he is not surprised.

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