Lobby Day, Springfield, April 10, 2013

President Easter -- along with students, alumni, friends, and some staff -- participated in Lobby Day in the state capital. Coordinated by the University of Illinois Alumni Association and various student organizations from the three campuses, Lobby Day is an opportunity to connect with legislators and reinforce the value of the University to the state.

For video about Lobby Day, visit the UIS YouTube channel.

President Easter with other Lobby Day attendees, April 10, 2013.

President Easter (center right), UIAA president, CEO Loren Taylor, and other University supporters 
posed on the steps of the capitol before heading inside for chats with legislators

Photo courtesy of UIS.