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Multicultural Outreach Team’s Student Spotlight: Lauren Harris

"This is our school at the end of the day, so it’s important to have an elevated student voice that can also bring other students to the table," said Lauren Harris, student body president.
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AmeriCorps declares Illinois State a School of National Service

Illinois State University's commitment to AmeriCorps alumni through the Stevenson Center earned the institution a new honor: the university is now a School of National Service.
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Zompetti to speak on political polarization 

Dr. Joseph Zompetti, professor of communication at Illinois State University, will lead a discussion titled “Political Polarization” from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 28 on Zoom. 
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Nominations open for Graduate Council positions

The Nominating Committee of the Graduate Council is seeking nominations or self-nominations of full graduate faculty members to fill openings on three committees.
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Events planned for presidential inauguration

The Center for Civic Engagement is encouraging Redbirds to remain engaged in the political process by watching the presidential inauguration.
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Dr. Eddie S. Glaude Jr. speaks of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy in light of the current crisis

Author and intellectual Dr. Eddie S. Glaude Jr. placed Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. within an American tradition that stretches back nearly 400 years and pointed to his relevance in the present crisis.
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Multicultural Outreach Team’s spring 2021 student programming

The Multicultural Outreach Team (MCOT) in Student Counseling Services is excited to announce a series of three workshops we will be offering virtually to students during the Spring 2021 semester:...
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Voter Engagement Coalition seeks faculty feedback

The Voter Engagement Coalition would like input from faculty and instructors on how they used and integrated election information into their courses during the fall semester.
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English 460 students awarded funding from Office of Sustainability

Three groups presented their projects to the Office of Sustainability, and because of their innovative ideas, team-work, and organizational forethought, all three graduate student groups...
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Nominations for Grabill-Homan Community Peace Prize due January 31

The Peace and Conflict Resolution Studies Program at Illinois State University is accepting nominations and self-nominations for the Grabill-Homan Community Peace Prize until January 31, 2021.