Dietz with students on red couch

Photos: Best campus shots from September 2015

Every month on STATEside, we share some of our favorite photos that were posted by Redbirds on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter from the previous month, using the Storify tool.
Reggie with Victory Bell

A new place to discover Illinois State’s traditions

A cross-campus team of Redbird experts recently finished our most extensive exploration of Illinois State University's traditions.
students at Festival ISU

Video: Students discover campus life at Festival ISU 2015

Student organizations, campus departments, and local businesses introduced themselves to thousands of Illinois State students at this year's Festival ISU on Thursday.
Kali Riddell interning in a lab

ISU student lands elite internship at National Institutes of Health

Illinois State junior Kali Riddell researched stuttering during her summer internship at the National Institutes of Health.
Ethan performs at night

Sound off: One season with the Big Red Marching Machine

Members of the Big Red Marching Machine are among the University's best ambassadors, instilling pride and sparking collegiate memories every time they take up their instruments.
Mike Zimmer at sunset

Alum Mike Zimmer tackles role as NFL’s Vikings coach

Mike Zimmer reached the coaching summit last year when he was named head coach of the Minnesota Vikings, making him the first Redbird to become a head coach in the NFL.
Students in fraternities and sororities pose

What it means to be Greek at Illinois State

Having been accepted on campus four decades ago, Illinois State’s Greek life is in its infancy compared to many other universities, but it is rapidly growing.
memorial event at Redbird Arena

A season of sorrow

The campus community and residents of Bloomington-Normal came together during the spring semester to mourn the loss of seven men killed in a plane accident on April 7.
WZND on the big red couch

Welcome Week and move-in: Your best photos and tweets

Students and their families are sharing lots of great photos using the official hashtags #RedbirdMoveIn and #RedbirdWelcome.
Dietz with D.C. interns

Video: ISU interns get life-changing experience in D.C.

Washington, D.C., is more than just a place for politics. Just ask Illinois State University’s latest group of D.C. summer interns, who are now wrapping up their pre-professional experiences all...