Illinois State student Kaitlyn Remian loads a discarded tire onto a boat on the Mississippi River as part of a cleanup during an Alternative Breaks trip to Grafton, Illinois.

The Mississippi River is indeed mighty. It flows south for over 2,300 miles from Lake Itasca, in northern Minnesota, to the Gulf of Mexico, making the ancient waterway one of the longest rivers in the world.

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All Illinois State University and Illinois Wesleyan University students are invited to join the Trick or Treat for Change to help raise funds for the 25th Collegiate House through the ISU/IWU Chapters of Habitat for Humanity.

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The Career Center brings together a panel of human resources specialists to discuss how to negotiate a job offer and important factors to consider during the decision-making process at Negotiating Your First Job on November 7.

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Broadway and TV star Adam Trent is bringing his signature brand of magic and illusion to Illinois State University in a high-tech stage spectacle to help celebrate Family Weekend.

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Tickets are on sale for the Latino Cultural Dinner, which will feature Maria Hinojosa, anchor and reporter for PBS, NPR, and CNN.

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When listing the struggles facing college students, people tend to think of homesickness or studying stress—many never consider hunger. A new student food pantry hopes to respond to a growing need.

SWAT Student Wellness

Consider joining the Student Wellness Ambassador Team (SWAT) and help to make campus a healthier, happier, and safer place!

It’s been one month since the grand opening of the Redbird Adventure Center, so Campus Recreation wanted to take a look back at the past month’s events and show some of the first groups who have had a chance to experience this exciting new team-building program.

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Got an hour? Let Student Counseling Services (SCS) help you learn how to manage depression, anxiety, improve relationships or improve your self-care. 

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At Illinois State University, we pride ourselves on providing an enlightening college experience, which demands a safe and healthy student environment.

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Lunch n' Unlearns are discussions surrounding relevant diversity and social justice topics.

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From nursing to communicative disorders, social work to marketing, recruiters in the health care industries seek Redbird talent at the Healthcare Professions Fair.

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Domestic violence, or intimate partner abuse, refers to patterns of behavior used to gain power and control over a partner in an intimate relationship.