MCN's editorial writer Bryanna Tidmarsh (right) sits down with FNP sequence leader Jessica Sullivan (left) to discuss life in the DNP program

Ever wonder what it’s like to work towards a Doctorate of Nursing Practice? Or how to balance going back to school with your family or busy work schedule? We sat down with Dr. Jessica Sullivan—a two-time MCN grad and MCN’s FNP sequence leader for the DNP program—to learn more about how the FNP sequence of the program is structured and who should consider earning a DNP.

bronze bust of Reggie Redbird

Homecoming: Redbirds in Flight, April 5-11, will celebrate with virtual or socially distanced events.

Couple in a sash and crown

A first date at the downtown Bloomington theatre led to a 68-year marriage filled with dream jobs, love, and family the Homecoming: Redbirds in Flight alumni king and queen, Frank ’51, M.S. ’59, and Jean (Strauss) ’51 Chiodo.

Gamma Phi Circus performers

Gamma Phi Circus has created a unique performance that will be recorded in Braden Auditorium and livestreamed to its fans across the world starting May 1.

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Illinois State University Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences Matthew Dugas and his students are studying the early lives of poison dart frogs to better understand which survive and thrive.

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A portion of the transformational gift from alumna Wonsook Kim and her husband Thomas Clement establishes three named professorships in honor of art faculty who influenced Kim’s artistic journey: Harold Boyd, Harold Gregor, and Ken Holder.

masked voters at distanced voting machines

Illinois State University is being recognized nationally as one of over 231 institutions in the country designated as a Voter Friendly Campus by the national, nonpartisan organizations the Fair Elections Center’s Campus Vote Project and Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education.

The Illinois State track and field and cross country program had much to celebrate earlier this month, as the program picked up a pair of Missouri Valley Conference championships in the span of four days.

Reggie banging tamborine

Get ready for a pep rally with many familiar faces and a special appearance!