US attorney recognizes ISU alum for unraveling tax fraud case

IRS-CI Special Agent Rovey

Internal Revenue Service-Criminal Investigation (IRS-CI) Special Agent Brett Rovey, B.S./M.P.A. ’09, was recognized February 27 by U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson, of the Southern District of Texas, at the 2014 United States Attorney’s Awards Ceremony held in Houston.

Video: Veteran finds a home at Illinois State

Matt Thein with the Redbird cheerleading team

Matt Thein is one of Illinois State’s biggest cheerleaders. Literally. The physically fit Air Force veteran is one of several hundred former members of the military on the Illinois State campus.

Alum’s dog treat business finalist for Super Bowl ad

Scott Beaudry and his partners

Many of the world’s biggest companies will pay millions of dollars to buy a coveted TV commercial spot during next month’s Super Bowl. Illinois State alum Scott Beaudry’s dog treat business could be right there with them.