Award-winning, student-run, weekly campus newspaper of the University of Illinois, Springfield

The Journal

Award-winning, student-run, weekly campus newspaper of the University of Illinois, Springfield

The Journal

Award-winning, student-run, weekly campus newspaper of the University of Illinois, Springfield

The Journal

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UPDATE: UIS Plans for the Future with Construction of New Building
Eli Reevis, Staff Writer • May 5, 2021

An article published by The Journal on April 22 discussed the ongoing construction taking place around Brookens Library. Important information...

Police Beat 09/12/2021
September 21, 2021

University of Illinois Springfield Police Department reported responding to the following incidents for the period of Sept. 12 – Sept. 25, 2021

Police Beat 08/29/2021
September 8, 2021
Police Beat 09/27/2020
October 9, 2020
Police Beat 08/30/2020
September 19, 2020
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Open Campus; Closed Concerns?
Open Campus; Closed Concerns?
Camille Daley, Staff Writer • September 9, 2021

As the COVID-19 vaccine was made available throughout the nation, US college and university campuses opened up. The University of Illinois campuses...

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Experience the Hidden: Fun-Day Sites
Jace King, Assistant Editor • May 7, 2021

Sky Zone Trampoline Park 3454 Liberty Dr, Springfield, IL 62704 / Hours: Varied, Closed Mondays The Sky Zone Trampoline Park has been operating...

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Prairie Stars on the Move: Aislinn Diaz
Jace King, Assistant Editor • March 31, 2021

On the prairie of the University of Illinois Springfield, there are stars working their way toward success every day. This week, the UIS President...

SGA at a Glance
SGA at a Glance
December 3, 2020
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Marines and sailors with Marine Expeditionary Brigade – Afghanistan load onto a KC-130 aircraft on the Camp Bastion flightline, Oct. 27, 2014. The Marine Corps ended its mission in Helmand province, Afghanistan, the day prior and all Marines, sailors and service members from the United Kingdom withdrew from southwestern Afghanistan.
The true lessons of the Afghan affair
Jacob Tebbe, Staff Writer • September 10, 2021

“As we turn the page on the foreign policy that’s guided our nation the last two decades, we’ve got to learn from our mistakes…First, we must set missions with clear,...

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BEYOND: Resilience in Isolation
BEYOND: Resilience in Isolation
Emily Albrecht, Editor-in-Chief • November 15, 2020