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Police Beat

May 2, 2016

Filed under News, Police Beat

University of Illinois Springfield Police Department reported responding to the following incidents for the period of April 25 to May 2. Mental Subject 04/26/2016 2:48 p.m. at the Public Affairs Center. Officers were dispatched ... Read more »

UIS student dies at age 22

Marc Cox, Editor-in-Chief

April 28, 2016

Filed under Campus News, News

On Monday, April 25, UIS student Christian King of Decatur,  passed away at the age of 22. According to UIS Public Relations Director Derek Schnapp, King was pursuing an English degree. King’s obituary in the Decatur Herald... Read more »

Police Beat 4/27/16

April 27, 2016

Filed under Police Beat

University of Illinois Springfield Police Department reported responding to the following incidents for the period of April 17 to April 25. Theft 04/18/2016 4:12 p.m. at Bluebell Court. A subject came to the police depart... Read more »

EDITORIAL: Students deserve transparency

The Journal Editorial Board

April 27, 2016

Filed under Campus News, Features, News

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 the possibility of moving core classes to Friday... Read more »

UIS Springfest team ‘Sith Happens’ wins Springfest

Tamarra Newbern, News Reporter

April 27, 2016

Filed under Campus News, Journal Archives, News

This years 24th annual Springfest event was won by a team entitled Sith Happens, as they accumulated 531.5 points, earning them first place honors. Approximately 50 teams of up to 15 students, staff, and faculty members on... Read more »