Open laptop with pen, open book and coffee cup on a table. Added grain, sepia toned image.

Research and Honors, January 19, 2021

Publications and presentations by Illinois State faculty and staff.
microphone in front of laptop and cellphone

Scholars explore racial and social justice issues

In honor of the holidays celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on January 18 and National Day of Racial Healing on January 19, Illinois State University scholars share works on racial and social...
page from an ancient Indian math textbook

Dreams of humanity woven through mathematics

A history of mathematics course challenged students to examine how math reflected the beliefs of past civilizations and continues to reflect social and economic factors today.
photo of Milner Library behind the College Avenue Bridge framed by trees and green leaves

Milner Library is here to help for the spring semester!

While Milner Library's building access remains limited at this time, we are here to help through curbside pickup, virtual research help, electronic resources, and more.
image of a head thinking

Registration for 2021 Online University Research Symposium open

The 2021 Online University Research Symposium is open to all students currently enrolled at the University and engaged in research, scholarship, or creative activity under the direction of a...
Open laptop with pen, open book and coffee cup on a table. Added grain, sepia toned image.

Research and Honors, January 12, 2021

Publications and presentations of Illinois State faculty and staff.
Cover of Great Gatsby with a copyright symbal canceled out

Happy Public Domain Day 2021!

On January 1, 2021, U.S. copyright protections expired for thousands of works published in 1925. These materials have now joined Americans’ shared inheritance of creative expression known as the...
ISU Sugar Creek Savanna

Illinois State student helping to restore Sugar Creek Savanna

Jesse Smith identified six types of bumblebees on the Quad during his first year as a graduate student in the School of Biological Sciences. When he returned his second year, he found only two...
student in cap and gown posing behind sign

Recreation administration graduate student shares research with peers across Illinois

Skylar Blasz found her passion and calling early on in her educational career at Illinois State. After completing her undergraduate degree in therapeutic recreation in 2019, she enrolled in the...
illustration of a person riding a horse blowing a horn that is an exerpt of a circus route book

How a former student employee found her passion working with circus route books

Learn how Alanah Ruffin '19 found her passion as a student working with Milner Library circus route books.