UIS set to retire eDocs

Jessica Bayer, Staff Writer

February 25, 2015

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This summer, Information Technology Services (ITS) will officially retire the eDocs storage option for UIS students, staff and faculty. As of July 1, 2015, all current eDocs files will become unavailable. According to Kara... Read more »

UIS professor says ISIS does not reflect will of Muslims

Marc Cox, Staff Writer

February 25, 2015

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Another day, and yet another news article reporting on the reign of terror in the Middle East associated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, better known as ISIS. Recently, ISIS made headlines for burning a Jordanian... Read more »

Habitat for Humanity seeks student leaders

Jessica Bayer, Staff Writer

February 25, 2015

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The Habitat for Humanity Club at UIS is currently looking for students to fill officer positions. There are four different officer positions that individuals can apply for: president, vice president of membership and marketing,... Read more »

Communicating with different cultures: A look at the Conversation Cafe

Raven Wilson, Staff Writer

February 25, 2015

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On Friday, Feb. 20, the first conversation cafĂ© was held in the Human Resources Building. The campus community was welcomed by delicious tortellini soup, buttered rolls, and ice cream. Those in attendance were highly diverse;... Read more »

New driving range

John Kurecki , Staff Writer

February 18, 2015

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UIS is planning to build a driving range on campus. The facility is to be placed in the field north of Lincoln Land day care center, according to golf coach Frank Marsaglia. Details on the construction, however, have yet to be... Read more »

Preview: 87th Academy Awards

Sean Flamand, Staff Writer

February 18, 2015

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With awards season in full swing, the time has come to look ahead to what is quite possibly the most anticipated of them all: the Oscars, handed out by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The ceremony is set to begin... Read more »

Nationwide ad sparks debate

Raven Wilson, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015

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On Feb. 1, 2015, at around 5:30 p.m., one of the most anticipated televised sporting events occurred. This event happens to be Super Bowl XLIX (49). The Super Bowl is known for its intense football, enthralling halftime shows,... Read more »

RA selection starts for next year

John Kurecki, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015

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The Office of Residence Life has begun the selection process for next year's new residence assistants (RAs). The candidates will go through a round of interviews before being notified whether or not they were selected. The... Read more »

UIS Rave

Jessica Bayer, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015

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"This feature allows individuals to set a status of where they are going and set an amount of time for them to reach their destination" In an attempt to... Read more »