Men’s Tennis closes out Season with victory at Truman

April 22, 2015

Filed under Journal Archives, Sports, Sports Stories

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. - The University of Illinois Springfield men's tennis team ended its season on a high note with a 7-2 victory at Truman State on Wednesday afternoon. The Prairie Stars finished the year with a 11-13 mark - their... Read more »

Softball ranked in Midwest Region

April 22, 2015

Filed under Journal Archives, Sports, Sports Stories

The NCAA Midwest Regional Advisory Committee for Division II softball relased its initial set of regional rankings with the University of Illinois Springfield debuting in the No. 10 spot. The region ranking is the second for... Read more »

Mourning Abraham:Lincoln’s assassination and the publics response

Alex Camp, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015

Filed under Features, Journal Archives

On April 30, the ECCE Speaker Series continues with Mourning Abraham: Lincoln's Assassination and the Public's Response, to be held at Brookens Auditorium from 7 to 9 p.m. This is an ongoing commemoration as this month marks... Read more »

Organization Profile: Mock Trial

John Kurecki, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015

Filed under Features, Journal Archives

Students interested in legal studies should check out the Mock Trial club, a recent addition to the UIS campus. Founded in October of 2013, the club competed in its first tournament in early 2014. The competition’s governing... Read more »

Presidential run

Marc Cox, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015

Filed under Journal Archives, News

On Sunday, April 12, Hillary Clinton released a two-minute, 18-second video proclaiming her intent to run for President of the United States. With the announcement, Clinton is now the official frontrunner for the Democratic... Read more »

Not quite post-racial

Not quite post-racial

April 22, 2015

What to do with Jay Cutler

Alex Camp, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015

Filed under Journal Archives, Opinion Columns

It is a peculiar yet intriguing time to be a Bears fan, on the heels of one of the more miserable seasons I can remember in following my beloved Monsters of the Midway. Last season, the defense gave up nearly 400 yards and... Read more »

Not your typical state representative

Grace Gollon

April 22, 2015

Filed under Journal Archives, News, Top Stories

U sually when the public thinks of politics a certain stereotype comes to mind: middle age white men.  New state representative 22 -year-old Avery Bourne has broken that mold ever since she was appointed to Illinois’ 95th... Read more »