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UIS celebrates 20 years as part of the University of Illinois at the Chancellor's Picnic

The annual Chancellor’s Picnic not only kicked off a new academic year, but also celebrated UIS’ 20th anniversary as part of the University of Illinois. Before food was served, a ceremonial cake cutting was held and Chancellor Susan Koch addressed the audience, wishing them a happy and successful academic year. “This is going to be a great year,” Koch told the audience. “There are a lot of… Read More

UIS celebrates 20 years as part of the University of Illinois at the Chancellor's Picnic

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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.

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