Illinois State President Al Bowman will deliver the annual State of the University address at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Center for the Performing Arts Concert Hall.

The address will be streamed live and will later be available here on STATEside and our YouTube page. You can also follow along with the speech on our Twitter page. (@IllinoisStateU).

The president will speak for 15 to 20 minutes before responding to questions. A reception will follow.

Video stream: Starting Thursday at 2 p.m.

Or watch President Bowman’s 2011 speech on Illinois State’s YouTube page.

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