Social Media Awards plaques

Nominations sought for annual #RedbirdProud Social Media Awards

Univeristy Marketing and Communicatons (UMC) is seeking nominations for the annual #Redbird Social Media Awards.

Weekly update, February 25, 2021 

This message includes updated information about Phase 1B Part II of Phase 1B eligibility, vaccine distribution and FAQs, sign-up for on-campus vaccination clinics, and COVID-19 testing...
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How to decorate for Homecoming: Redbirds in Flight workspace decorating competition

Since we cannot gather in person this spring, Homecoming will be hosted virtually and Redbird alumni and fans will have the opportunity to show off their school spirit from home.
headshot of Dr. Tyrone Howard

CRCC Spring Institute: Registration open for event featuring Dr. Tyrone Howard

Education scholars and practitioners will lead Illinois State University’s CRCC Spring Institute. Registration is now open.
Moulton Hall

Update on negotiations with SEIU Local 73/Graduate Assistant Teaching Union

On February 17, Illinois State University and SEIU Local 73, the union that represents approximately 400 graduate teaching assistants, held an additional negotiation session
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12MonthsIn6words project looks to capture essence of pandemic for history

A new community project seeks to commemorate the one-year anniversary of COVID-19 invading McLean County. The #12MonthsIn6Words effort looks to record reflections from the community on the past...
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Research and Honors, February 23, 2021

Honors and publications from Illinois State faculty and staff.
headshot of Dr. Ollie Watts Davis

Registration open for talk on art, activism of music of Black Americans with Dr. Ollie Watts Davis

Dr. Ollie Watts Davis, the Suzanne and William Allen Distinguished Professor in Music at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), will present “Yet With A...
Oscar Stanton DePriest, member of the United States House of Representatives.

Illinois Congressman Oscar DePriest focus of talk by Dr. Calvin White

Oscar Stanton DePriest, who became a national political figure during his three terms in Congress, is the focus of the February 26 event.
An entry to the Quad after an ice and snow hit campus in early January 2021.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion update, February 19

This update includes increased retention numbers for students of color, new faces helping to create an infrastructure for continued DEI efforts on campus, and funds available for identity-based...