67-63 Mens basketball defeats McKendree University

Erin Hines, Staff Writer

January 28, 2015

Filed under Journal Archives, Sports, Sports Stories

The men’s basketball game versus McKendree University was a very intense and close-scoring game. The UIS Prairie Stars defeated the Bearcats by a score of 67-63. The lead was constantly exchanged in the beginning, but ended... Read more »

How to save hundreds: Sign your insurance waivers

Raven Wilson, Columnist

January 28, 2015

Filed under Journal Archives, Opinion Columns

As a college student, hearing the words “save money” are quite exciting. At a stage in life where everything from washing clothes to printing out a term paper costs money, it’s rare that students ever get to save. Fortunately,... Read more »

Situations lie

Trenton Adams, Columnist

January 28, 2015

Filed under Journal Archives, Opinion Columns

While sitting in the ghost of Mary Jane’s Café I was subject to a trio of young students talking about their interests. Apart from the many blanket statements and rash judgments, one statement stood out in particular. Two of... Read more »

20th in the U.S. UIS online programs receive national attention

Marc Cox, Staff Writer

January 28, 2015

Filed under Journal Archives, News

According to the U.S. News and World Report’s Jan. 7 publication, UIS’s online programs rank 20th in the nation. “We were so pleased to see UIS Online undergraduate programs recognized as among the top 20 in the country,”... Read more »

Getting involved: an important part of college

Jessica Bayer, Staff Writer

January 28, 2015

Filed under Journal Archives, News

With competition in the job market constantly increasing, studies have begun to show that just getting straight A’s is not enough for students to land their dream job after graduation. “At its core, college prepares you... Read more »

UIS to host academic freedom panel

Marc Cox, Staff Writer

January 28, 2015

Filed under Journal Archives, News

On Wednesday, Feb. 4, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., the UIS Campus Senate will be hosting a panel discussion on academic freedom in PAC G.The Encyclopedia Britannica defines academic freedom as the “freedom of teachers and students... Read more »

Police Beat 11/30-12/8

December 11, 2014

Filed under Journal Archives, Police Beat

Check on Welfare November 30, 2014 at 10:26 pm at Larkspur Officers were dispatched to check on the welfare of a subject to the above location. Upon arrival officers were able to make contact... Read more »