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September 28, 2016

Behind the scenes at UIS

Behind the scenes at UIS

September 28, 2016

Student phishing scams

Sean Blackwell, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016

Filed under Features, Journal Archives

Using a psychological attack method called phishing, bad actors or ‘phishers’ make daily attempts to bait and hook end users, including UIS students, to steal their personal information. In fact, on Sept. 15, 2016, the... Read more »

Homecoming week preview: Festivities start Monday

Aeriel Storey, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016

Filed under Features, Journal Archives

From Monday, Oct. 3 to Saturday, Oct. 8, UIS will be celebrating this year’s homecoming. Following last year’s precedent, there will be no theme accompanying the Homecoming Week events, in order to “make it more open to... Read more »

MIG seeks recruitment

MIG seeks recruitment

September 28, 2016

Federal grants made available to help substance abuse victims

Jeff Burnett, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016

Filed under Features, Journal Archives, National News, News

Community groups in Illinois will receive $3.2 million in federal grants from the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) to help prevent youth substance abuse across the state. “By working alongside local coalitions,... Read more »

Rights of birthright citizens

Megan Swett, Assistant Editor for News

September 21, 2016

Filed under Features, Journal Archives

Late Monday afternoon, the ECCE Speaker Series hosted a screening of the 2014 documentary film “14: Dred Scott, Wong Kim Ark & Vanessa Lopez” and a post-screening Q&A with the film’s director, Ann Galisky. The... Read more »

Career Bytes Conference helps prepare students for professional careers after UIS

Sean Blackwell, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016

Filed under Features

Each year, thousands of students enroll in the University of Illinois Springfield, and learn about the world around them while developing specialized skills that will enable them to compete in an increasingly competitive job market. However,... Read more »