Redbird Taylor Denby participated in IDS 106.

Help and hope available for students undecided on a major/career

Discover how Career Services assists students with identifying and exploring career paths....
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Meeting the mental health needs of Black students

With this double-edged sword of identity duality also comes substantial health-related implications – which suggest that the promotion of mental health care for African-Americans is a matter of considerable urgency....
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RSO of the month: College Mentors for Kids builds important relationships

Illinois State’s chapter of College Mentors for Kids gives current students the opportunity to connect with local elementary school students. President Allison Isom said the registered student organization’s (RSO’s) main priority is to reach the children who will benefit most from educational and social mentorship. “These kids come from low income areas where their parents...
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CAS student forums on diversity, equity, and inclusion, October 27-29 

All students with majors in the College of Arts and Sciences are invited to take part in the virtual open forums. The aim of the forums is to generate action items on topics of diversity, equity, and inclusion....
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First Generation Celebration: Hidden Figures–Power of LEGACY, November 2-6

The 2020 First Generation Celebration will be a campus-wide tribute to the often-unsung contributions and achievements of students, faculty, staff, and alumni who were the first in their families to enter higher education....
A Zoom meeting for the Women's History Club.

Women’s History Club encourages education and inclusivity

The Women's History Club meets regularly to discuss subjects related to women's history....
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Native American Film Series final fall discussion, November 16

This Fall 2020 semester, a film series and discussion forum has been planned that focuses on historic and contemporary issues facing indigenous peoples that often go unnoticed....
Accounting professor Dr. Madeline Trimble speaks at the 2020 Business Week Professional Development Dinner.

Advising for the AFWA is “a truly amazing experience”

Assistant professor Dr. Madeline Trimble describes her time as faculty advisor for the Illinois State University chapter of the national professional organization Accounting and Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA) as “a truly amazing experience.” “What I am most proud of is the supportive community we have built; this aligns well with the main tenets of AFWA,...
International student Nehal Shah smiles for a photo inside the College of Business.

ISU senior is keeping up with classes from India during the pandemic

Nearly 8,000 miles away from campus, senior Nehal Shah wakes up in the middle of the night to attend class online at Illinois State University....
Lincoln Laureate recipient, Kathryn (Katie) Bruce

Illinois State student Laureate award recipient announced

Illinois State University’s Kathryn (Katie) Bruce has been named one of this year’s outstanding college students by the Lincoln Academy of Illinois....