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Research and Honors, December 1, 2020

Presentations and publications from Illinois State University staff and faculty.
Airport immigration area

Stevenson Center alum shares career experience

The Stevenson Center's interdisciplinary, applied curriculum informs the work Michael Hotard '09 does today as senior program manager at the Stanford Immigration Policy Lab.
DeGarmo Hall

Connecting the DOTS brings national expertise to help navigate online teaching

Designed to promote an equitable education, the Connecting the DOTS series will provide guidance in areas where instructors, parents, and students may be struggling.
Fell Hall as seen from the Quad

Let’s Talk Teaching – Divisive Discourse

We talk with Dr. Joseph Zompetti from the School of Communication about leading students through controversial conversations.
Elizabeth (Betty) Chapman

Where are they now?

Elizabeth (Betty) Chapman came to ISU in 1983 as dean of the College of Applied Science.
Former provost Jan Murphy and provost Aondover Tarhule.

Power of the provost

The academic component of the University experience is the most essential as it leads to graduation, yet it is rarely contemplated beyond the micro level.
headshot of Aondover Tarhule

Planning advances for engineering program

Open forums held during the fall semester provided campus input about the addition of engineering programs.
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Federal grant will help TRIO students succeed

ISU’s TRIO/Student Support Services (SSS) program will receive a $1.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to help more first-generation students graduate.
Study Abroad student poses in front of the Great Wall of China.

Academic year and fall study abroad applications open now

The Study Abroad team is thrilled to announce that applications for participation in study abroad programming during the 2021-2022 academic year and fall 2021 semester are now open. Summer 2021...
Music therapy graduate student Taylor Stengren conducting a telehealth session from a Centennial West classroom.

Music therapy students care for clients through telehealth

Face-to-face interactions bring joy to both music therapy students and their clients. Although students are now completing their clinical hours through telehealth sessions, they have continued to...