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Tickets now available for “One Book, One UIS” event featuring civil rights icon Congressman John Lewis

Tickets for the “One Book, One UIS” presentation featuring civil rights icon and U.S. Congressman John Lewis are now available free of charge to the general public through the UIS Sangamon Auditorium Ticket Office. Lewis will speak at the auditorium on Monday, October 19 at 7 p.m. along with co-author Andrew Aydin and illustrator Nate Powell. The graphic memoir, MARCH, which tells Lewis’ life… Read More

Tickets now available for “One Book, One UIS” event featuring civil rights icon Congressman John Lewis

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University of Illinois Springfield Chancellor Susan J. Koch welcomes students, faculty and staff as Fall Semester 2015 classes begin.

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It’s the University of Illinois Springfield’s declaration to the world about who we are. It’s our reputation, a promise built on core strengths we can demonstrate. It’s also what makes us unique.

Leadership lived: James Welt

Leadership lived: Lakshmi Prathusha Puppala

Leadership lived: Nathan Piper

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The office is responsible for news, information and media relations and the maintenance of files of FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) requests.

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