The Journal

Hispanic/Latinx Graduation

Nathan Cooper, Staff Writer

April 16, 2019

Graduation and commencement is a very exciting and important time for much of the campus community. Every year hundreds of students finish their degrees, get their diplomas, and walk into the next stage of their lives. Whethe...

Black Graduation

Black Graduation

Jade Jones, Staff Writer

April 16, 2019

Lavender Graduation

Lavender Graduation

Spencer Voyles, Staff Writer

April 16, 2019

Illinois Raises Smoking Age

Spencer Voyles, Staff Writer

April 16, 2019

On April 8, Illinois Governor J.B Pritzker signed House Bill 345 into law. This law raises the minimum age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21. These products include “electronic cigarettes, or alternative nicotine prod...

Public Affairs Center or Performing Arts Center?

Jacob Tebbe, Staff Writer

April 16, 2019

Anyone from the College of Public Affairs and Administration (CPAA) on campus is familiar with PAC, either as the Public Affairs Center or the Performing Arts Center depending on who you ask. This semantic distinction has become mo...

Take Back The Night

Take Back The Night

April 16, 2019

“Too Tired to Codeswitch”

“Too Tired to Codeswitch”

Jade Jones, Staff Writer

April 16, 2019

Police Beat 04/17/2019

April 16, 2019

University of Illinois Springfield Police Department reported responding to the following incidents for the period of Apr. 6 to Apr. 14 Hit and Run 04/07/2019 9:30 p.m. at 4950 University Dr. An officer was dispatched ...

Police Beat 04/10/19

April 10, 2019

University of Illinois Springfield Police Department reported responding to the following incidents for the period of Mar. 31 to Apr. 6 Warrant Service 03/31/2019 12:54 a.m. at 11th/Hazel Dell While on patrol an office...

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