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Faculty, staff dining discounts Fridays in February

In honor of the Founding Celebration, Event Management, Dining, and Hospitality will offer faculty and staff discounts at both dining centers every Friday in February.
Replica of the Founders Bell

Founding Celebration, February 19-20; Purnell investiture moved to next year

Illinois State University will celebrate its 163 years during the Founding Celebration, February 19-20. Due to unforeseen circumstances, Andrew Purnell's investiture will be postponed until next...
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Faculty/Staff Appreciation Luncheon, February 19

Illinois State University faculty and staff are invited to the Faculty/Staff Appreciation Luncheon on Wednesday, February 19.
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Civil Service Distinguished Service Award winners announced for 2020

The Civil Service Council named the winners for the 2020 Distinguished Service Awards. The honorees will be recognized at the Faculty/Staff Appreciation Luncheon on February 19.
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Administrative/Professional Distinguished Service Award winners named for 2020

Jana Albrecht of Enrollment Management, Jay Ansher of the Department of Physics, Ryan Denham of WGLT Radio, and Jill Donnel of the School of Teaching and Learning will each be honored with an...
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Seven receive 2020 Alumni Awards

The Alumni Association recognized seven individuals and their outstanding achievements and contributions.
Replica of the Founders Bell

Szczepura, Wang named University Professors

Illinois State University’s Office of the Provost announced Professor of Chemistry Lisa Szczepura and Professor of Politics & Government T.Y. Wang have been named University Professors.
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Andrew Purnell investiture at Founding Celebration moved to next year

Illinois State University alumnus Andrew Purnell '57 will receive an honorary doctorate of humane letters during the Founding Celebration activities, February 19-20.
Pat O'Connell recognized with Neal R. Gamsky Quality of Student Life Award

Pat O’Connell recognized with 2019-2020 Gamsky Award

Pat O’Connell has worked behind the scenes in Event Management, Dining, and Hospitality for the last 22 years.
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Faculty/Staff Appreciation Luncheon to become part of The Founding Celebration in February

The Founding Celebration will include some changes made as a result of campus conversations that coincided with the update of Illinois State’s strategic planning process.