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How to Handle Exam Stress

How to Handle Exam Stress

December 5, 2018

Forensics Team Returns to Campus

Cassie Buchman, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

Filed under Academics, Campus News, Fall 2018

After a spring semester spent on hiatus, the UIS Speech and Debate Team is back for this competition season with a new coach. Timothy Bill, a faculty member in the Department Communication was hired over the summer to take o...

National Distance Learning Week Implements Challenges for Students

Cassie Buchman, Staff Writer

November 7, 2018

Filed under Academics, Campus News, Fall 2018

The Center of Online Learning, Research, and Service at UIS is trying something new for this year’s National Distance Learning Week. Tami Craig, career and online learning specialist for the Center of Online Learning, Research and ...

Leading from the Middle

Spencer Voyles, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Filed under Academics, Campus News, Fall 2018

When one considers the stratification of his or her job’s management, his or her perception of leadership typically only takes into account two levels of workers. One is considered a leader or “top,” or a low-level employee,...

For Fair Internships

For Fair Internships

October 17, 2018

Women’s Soccer Earns United Soccer Coaches Team Academic Award

Aaron Schneider, UIS Athletics, Sports Reporter

October 10, 2018

Filed under Academics, Campus News, Fall 2018, Sports, Sports Stories

The University of Illinois Springfield (UIS) women's soccer team earned the United Soccer Coaches (USC) Team Academic Award, which was announced by the USC on Friday. UIS garnered the honor for its seventh-consecutive season. Socce...

Community Summit on Evaluation Practice at University of Illinois Springfield

Manuel Roman-Basora I, Guest Writer

October 10, 2018

Filed under Academics, Campus News, Fall 2018, Features

On Thursday, Oct 11, the College of Public Affairs and Administration (CPAA) and its Doctor of Public Administration (DPA) program of the University of Illinois at Springfield (UIS) will host a community summit on evaluation pr...

UIS Students connect with alumni and practice networking at Meet and Eat event

Cassie Buchman, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018

Filed under Academics, Campus News, Fall 2018, Features, Interviews

Students mingled with alumni and developed connections at a “Meet and Eat Student and Alumni Networking” event on Oct. 1. During the evening, students and alumni introduced themselves through table networking activities an...

UIS and HLC Accreditation: What You Should Know

Spencer Voyles, Staff Writer

September 13, 2018

Filed under Academics, Fall 2018

Crucial to the success of all higher learning institutions is the concept of regional accreditation. Put simply, accreditation is a review process that is administered by an outside board that gauges an institution’s quality acros...

UIS United Faculty votes for potential strike

Megan Swett, Editor-in-Chief

April 14, 2017

Filed under Academics, Campus News, News

News broke on April 14 that UIS Faculty United voted for the ability to call strike. While this vote does not immediately implement a strike, it provides union leaders the option. The vote comes after 19 months of contract...

National Institute of Mental Health

September 24, 2014

Filed under Academics, News

What is Anxiety Disorder?  Anxiety is a normal reaction to stress and can actually be beneficial in some situations. For some people, however, anxiety can become excessive. While the person suffering may realize their anxiet...

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