The Journal

California Grants Incarcerated Firefighters Rights

Spencer Voyles, Staff Writer

September 27, 2020

California Governor Gavin Newsom has signed a new bill which would allow incarcerated volunteer firefighters to expunge their criminal records upon release. This bill, sponsored by Assemblywoman Eloise Reyes, aims to correct one...

Business and the Pursuit of Greenwashing

Kaisha Johnson, Staff Writer

September 26, 2020

As global movements continue to arise, companies are more able to easily gauge what consumers seek in a business. These days, people are not only buying from companies for their products or services, but they also seek companies...

Illinois Colleges Cope With COVID: Bradley University Quarantines All Students

Christine Hatfield, Staff Writer

September 25, 2020

In the age of COVID-19, Illinois’ universities are adapting to the new reality in many different ways while still offering classes for students. In “Illinois Colleges Cope With COVID,” we will take a look each week at one...

An Update on UIS COVID-19 SHIELD Testing

Jace King, Assistant Editor

September 23, 2020

The UIS Journal is dedicated to keeping students up-to-date on information pertaining to safety during these tumultuous times. The Journal has reached out to Dr. Bethany Bilyeu, head of the COVID-19 SHIELD testing service for our S...

Climate Change: Maybe We Waited a Little Too Late

Kaisha Johnson, Staff Writer

September 18, 2020

For decades, renowned scientists have warned the general public about climate change. In those years, scientists exposed us to the harsh realities that could occur if planet-killing practices were to be continued. While some chose...

Student Stress on Campus

Camille Daley, Staff Writer

September 12, 2020

Psychological health is important throughout people’s lives, whether they consider it often or not. Even the smallest changes to one’s environment can mean changes in brain and behavior. This is something to consider when...

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