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Protecting the Prairie and protecting yourself

Jessey Bruce, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016

Filed under Campus News, News

  According to UIS Police Sergeant Zachary Miller, “Law enforcement has constant ‘what ifs’ going through their minds.” The presence of those “what ifs,” along with the troubles that occur on college campuses...

No hidden cameras, but are there enough?

Jessey Bruce, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016

Filed under Campus News, News

While the SGA recently closed their investigation into the hidden camera allegations, concerns over campus safety remain. “Protect the safety of the community and their property, that’s why we have the cameras,” said...

Police Beat 11/2/16

November 2, 2016

Filed under News, Police Beat

University of Illinois Springfield Police Department reported responding to the following incidents for the period of Oct. 23 to Oct. 30 Criminal Damage to Property 10/23/2016 9:06 p.m. at Pennyroyal Court Officers r...

SGA amends bylaws after heated discussion on transparency and efficiency

Megan Swett, Assistant Editor for News

October 26, 2016

Filed under Campus News, News

The Student Government Association adopted resolution 010 at Sunday night’s meeting, which amended the SGA bylaws to inherently allow voting on a resolution the same night it is heard. Previously, the bylaws stated that a...

Class schedule exemptions in trouble, union raises concerns

Jeff Burnett, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016

Filed under Campus News, News

UIS will no longer allow faculty to have “schedule exemptions” and will only allow class times within the scheduling grid designated by the university. The Journal obtained an internal email sent to the deans of each school...

Police Beat 10/26/16

October 26, 2016

Filed under News, Police Beat

University of Illinois Springfield Police Department reported responding to the following incidents for the period of Oct. 16 to Oct. 23 DUI/Traffic Crash 10/16/2016 11:41 p.m. at 11th Street Officers responded to t...

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