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129 High-powered community committee got UIS going

A committee of fifteen people called the Committee for Higher Education in Central Illinois led the way in the 1960s to raise $1 million to buy the land for a community college (Lincoln Land) and university (Sangamon State, now called UIS). A resolution forever remembering these fifteen people hangs in the Hatmaker Room at UIS.

Posted on August 16, 2013
Categorized in Community (in general), Government Sector, Private/Business Sector and tagged

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Springfield, Illinois 62703-5407
217-206-6600

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