Help make a local child’s holiday wishes come true! Sponsorships officially open October 25 for the Center for Civic Engagement’s annual Holiday Helper program.
Illinois State’s Department of Chemistry has implemented several eco-friendly practices in its facilities.
Cecilia Montesdeoca, an alum of the Stevenson Center, discusses her experience at her placement with the Dakota Resource Council and her current work with MOVE Texas.
Drs. Jacqueline Schneider and Susan Woollen’s partnership has given Illinois State students the opportunity to see just how important it is to look out for others.
Nastasha Powers ’19 has a passion for the work she does on behalf of survivors of sexual abuse and trauma.
In each issue Redbird Impact highlights an Illinois State faculty or staff member who exemplifies the University’s core value of civic engagement. The fall 2021 Campus Hero is Dr. Becky Beucher, an assistant professor of secondary literacy education in the College of Education.
The Center for Civic Engagement is hosting its Exploring Wicked Problems series in October, focusing on health inequities and the social determinants of health.
Public schools across Illinois locked students as young as 5 into isolation rooms, some no bigger than a phone booth, where the children were left to cry, beg to be let out, and dig their nails into padded walls, according to an investigation published in 2019 by the Chicago Tribune and ProPublica Illinois.
Last academic year, Kelly Larkin received a crash course in the moral complexities of being a lawyer through Illinois State University’s new Expungement Clinic.
The Center for Civic Engagement is excited to announce its new Civic Engagement Fellowship program. Two faculty/staff fellows will be selected: an Electoral Engagement Fellow and a Civic & Digital Literacy Fellow. Current undergraduate students can also apply for the Student Civic Engagement Fellowship.