English Department to offer digital publishing, pedagogies

Raven Wilson, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014

Filed under Journal Archives, News

Two concentrations are set to reshape the M.A. program in English. They are Digital Publishing and Digital Pedagogies. Dr. Donna Bussell, an Assistant Professor of English, defines Digital Publishing as a concentration that... Read more »

A closer look into Illinois political candidates

Marc Cox, Assistant Editor for News

October 22, 2014

Filed under Journal Archives, News

As Nov. 4 quickly approaches, citizens must decide who to vote for on Election Day. Officials on the local ballot this year range from Illinois Governor to the Sangamon County Sheriff. Included below is information on candidates... Read more »

UIS Crime Report released

October 15, 2014

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In accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act, the UIS Police Department is required to publish a report detailing the department’s policies and recent crime statistics. The... Read more »

Academic freedom on Campus Senate Agenda

Marc Cox, Assistant Editor for News

October 15, 2014

Filed under Journal Archives, News

On Oct. 11, the Campus Senate met in an annual meeting to discuss pressing matters for UIS. Business discussed ranged from a resolution on academic freedom to the possible addition of Health Care Informatics as a concentration. UIS... Read more »

Trick-or Treat for canned goods

Jessica Bayer, Features Reporter

October 15, 2014

Filed under Features, Journal Archives, News

On the night when ghosts and ghouls come out to play and children run in search of candy, teams of students and staff from UIS will dash to collect the most canned goods for the Central Illinois Food Bank. The yearly tradition... Read more »

Police Beat September 21, 2014- October 4, 2014

October 8, 2014

Filed under Journal Archives, Police Beat

  The UIS Police Department reported the following events for the period of September 21, 2014-October 4, 2014. Loud Noise/Party Sept. 21, 2014, at 1:35 a.m. at Marigold court Officers were dispatched to... Read more »

Unruly Music City juvenile detention center

Marc Cox, Assistant Editor for News

October 8, 2014

Filed under Journal Archives, News

Compiled by Marc Cox Forty-five Tennessee juveniles have escaped Woodland Hills Youth Development Center in Nashville, Tennessee, over the last month. More recently, 13 detainees escaped on Friday, Sept. 26. According... Read more »

UIS Psychology Club Preview

Marc Cox, Assisstant Editor for News

October 8, 2014

Filed under Features, Journal Archives, News

Looking for an opportunity to watch free Halloween style movies? On Oct. 22, starting at 7 p.m., the UIS Psychology Club is hosting a movie night in Brookens Auditorium. The movie night will be a double feature, including Donnie... Read more »

UIS steps up to help replace stolen camera

Jessica Bayer, Features Reporter

October 8, 2014

Filed under Journal Archives, News

Mandy Altman, a UIS alum and former employee of the Illinois Innocence Project (IIP), had her camera, and other equipment, stolen from the IIP office in her last week of employment. Overall, the stolen items were a Canon 60D... Read more »