Grace Brannen, special education major

Grace Brannen never thought she’d be student teaching from a pingpong table in her family’s basement, positioning herself against a wall so no one would walk behind her with a basket of laundry.

bust of redbird head in front of fireplace

Students and alumni met with Illinois legislators to discuss higher education as a priority for the state.

statue of hand

The Alumni Association Board of Directors formed the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee to find opportunities to partner with the University to increase diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives for students and alumni.

Woman and her daughter hold up signs at a BLM rally

Britni Mitchell ’08 is using her voice as both an educator and a Black woman to create a Black English literature class at her high school for juniors and seniors.

Staff and students from the Dean of Students Office taking their photo for Birds Give Back.

Scheduled for February 25, the event encourages individuals to support their passion on campus.  The goal is to raise 2,021 gifts to correspond with the start of 2021.   

Graduate student Julissa Navarette '19 holds a newborn at the University Farm.

Students are on call for deliveries as part of the Department of Agriculture’s calf and lamb watch program, which has grown in popularity.

Prior went on to earn a Super Bowl ring in 1997 with the Green Bay Packers.

a photo of the stands full of fans at Hancock Stadium

Season ticket holders, ISU students, and player families will be first priority for ticket purchasing.