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Debate over resolution readings revived – SGA

Megan Swett, Assistant Editor for News/Copy Editor

In their last meeting of fall 2016, the Student Government Association (SGA) revisited concerns about resolution 10, which was adopted on Oct. 23. The resolution amended SGA...  Read More »

Nov 30

2016 general election results for Sangamon County

Jeff Burnett, Staff Writer

In the 2016 general election cycle, Sangamon County had a slight increase of 4.5 percent in voter turnout or 99,402 (72.92 percent) of registered voters casting ballots at...  Read More »

Nov 30

UIS community reacts to election of Trump

November 18, 2016

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EDITORIAL: University has responsibility to improve residence hall, CAP diversity

The Journal Editorial Board

Throughout the previous years, UIS has made great strides in improving diversity on campus by increasing the number of minority students enrolled at the university. However,...  Read More »

May 4

EDITORIAL: Students deserve transparency

The Journal Editorial Board

Joseph Pulitzer once said, “There is not a crime, there is not a dodge, there is not a trick, there is not a swindle, there is not a vice which does not live by secrecy.” Is...  Read More »

Apr 27

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Debate over resolution readings revived – SGA

Megan Swett, Assistant Editor for News/Copy Editor

In their last meeting of fall 2016, the Student Government Association (SGA) revisited concerns about resolution 10, which was adopted on Oct. 23. The resolution amended SGA...  Read More »

Nov 30

The Electoral College: Outdated or unchanging?

Jeff Burnett, Staff Writer

A UIS professor of political communication, Michael Cheney, believes that eliminating the Electoral College is “not likely,” despite a growing opposition to the current...  Read More »

Nov 30

Behind the scenes at UIS

Behind the scenes at UIS

November 30, 2016

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Blue Madness runs wild over UIS

Blue Madness runs wild over UIS

Alexander Camp, Assistant Editor for Sports

  Basketball season formally kicked off on campus Thursday night, when the Women’s and Men’s Basketball Teams hosted their annual Blue Madness at TRAC. The...  Read More »

Nov 9

Cubs win World Series; The Journal staff reflects

Cubs win World Series; The Journal staff reflects

November 9, 2016

Vast improvements apparent as soccer season ends

Vast improvements apparent as soccer season ends

November 2, 2016

New softball site to open in 2018

New softball site to open in 2018

November 2, 2016

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