Tuesday, April 9, 2013

UIS Lunch & Learn Series presents "UIS Leadership lived: Distinguished Insights"

WHAT: The University of Illinois Springfield Alumni SAGE Society and Illinois State Historical Society presents “UIS Leadership lived: Distinguished Insights” as part of its annual Lunch and Learn Series.

WHEN: Thursday, April 25 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Public Affairs Center (PAC) Conference Room C/D, located on the lower level of the PAC on the UIS campus.

DETAILS: This presentation will be led by UIS Chancellor Susan J. Koch who will present on "UIS Campus Insights: Educating Leaders to Serve Society." Lynn Fisher, associate professor of sociology/anthropology and an anthropological archeologist will present on "The Shift from Foraging to Farming in Southern Germany," and how her research has been so valuable to UIS students. Charles Wheeler, professor and director of public affairs reporting (PAR) and a journalist will describe how the PAR program has nourished two generations of journalists and some of its highly regarded graduates, including two Pulitzer Prize winners.

The cost for the hot buffet lunch and program is $20/per person. Reservations are requested, as seating is limited. Seating is available in the back for those who do not purchase the luncheon buffet.

Visit www.uiaa.org/uis to register online. For more information, contact the UI Alumni Association at UIS at 217/206-7395 or email alumni@uis.edu.

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