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News

U of I President Killeen meets with campus senate, outlines IPAC

Sean Blackwell, Staff Writer

University of Illinois President Timothy Killeen went before the UIS Campus Senate last Friday to report the state of affairs in the U of I system, and address the concerns...

March 7

Budget problems end Heilongjiang Faculty Exchange

Sean Blackwell, Staff Writer

The Heilongjiang Faculty Exchange Program (also called the Harbin Exchange Scholar Program) ended a year and a half ago due to longstanding, unresolved funding issues, which...

March 3

Higher speed limit proposed for Illinois

Higher speed limit proposed for Illinois

March 3

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Editorials

We must exercise our First Amendment rights

Journal Editorial Board

News media receives criticisms from all sides of the aisle about biased reporting. To combat these accusations, all reputable news sources make concerted efforts to report...

March 3

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,...

May 4

Recent Editorials Stories

EDITORIAL: Students deserve transparency

April 27

EDITORIAL: No new teams

April 20

Editorial: Parking Operations needs major ‘repairs’

February 3

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Features

Justice for sexual assault victims

Justice for sexual assault victims

Aeriel Storey, Assistant Editor for Features

Sexual harassment and sexual assault on college campuses everywhere in the United States is, and always has been, a serious issue of great concern. The consequences and implications...

March 9

‘Asking For It’ by Louise O’Neill

‘Asking For It’ by Louise O’Neill

Jessey Bruce, Staff Writer

In a small Irish town, an 18-year-old named Emma O’Donovan is considered to be popular and among the most beautiful. She has attended many parties with her closest friends,...

March 9

Art | Artist

March 9

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Sports

UIS volleyball prepares for upcoming 2017 season

UIS volleyball prepares for upcoming 2017 season

Avinash Badeti, Sports Reporter

Last season didn’t go as expected for the UIS women’s volleyball team, but it wasn’t all bad. There were some decent winning streaks, including several wins at the...

March 3

Women’s Volleyball Club offers fun environment and growth opportunities

March 3

Player Report – Amanda Gosbeth

Player Report – Amanda Gosbeth

March 3

Kaitlyn Thornhill Athlete Profile

Kaitlyn Thornhill Athlete Profile

March 3

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Opinion Columns

Award winning, student run, weekly campus newspaper of the University of Illinois, Springfield..
Award winning, student run, weekly campus newspaper of the University of Illinois, Springfield..