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Identity is an e-newsletter sent to all Illinois State University students, faculty, and staff every other week during the fall and spring semesters. The purpose of the newsletter is to highlight initiatives, programs, groups, research, and efforts geared toward populations that are underrepresented on campus. The publication, started in 2005 as the result of a

Celebrating 150 years of Alice in Wonderland

"Queen Alice" from the first edition of Through the Looking Glass, from the Milner Library Special Collections.

Lewis Carroll’s famed book Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland turns 150 this year. Professor of English Jan Susina gives insight into the famed story that Milner Library will celebrate with an exhibit from Special Collections.

Alan Lessoff named Obama Fellow

image of Professor of History Alan Lessoff

Illinois State University Professor of History Alan Lessoff has been named the spring 2016 Obama Fellow at the Transnational Institute for American Studies (ITAS) at the Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany.