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CRCC Spring Institute: Registration open for event featuring Dr. Tyrone Howard

Education scholars and practitioners will lead Illinois State University’s CRCC Spring Institute. Registration is now open.
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12MonthsIn6words project looks to capture essence of pandemic for history

A new community project seeks to commemorate the one-year anniversary of COVID-19 invading McLean County. The #12MonthsIn6Words effort looks to record reflections from the community on the past...
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Research and Honors, February 23, 2021

Honors and publications from Illinois State faculty and staff.
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Registration open for talk on art, activism of music of Black Americans with Dr. Ollie Watts Davis

Dr. Ollie Watts Davis, the Suzanne and William Allen Distinguished Professor in Music at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), will present “Yet With A...
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Four professors honored with 2020 Outstanding University Teacher awards

The awards recognize those those who methodically and consistently worked over time to enhance their teaching knowledge, skills, and abilities.
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The man behind the mic: Dave Colee has made lasting impact with Redbird Athletics

After nearly a quarter century as the arena voice for the Redbird women’s basketball team, Dave Colee '72, M.S. '82, will retire after he calls the final two home games February 19 and 20.
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Making STEM fun: Noyce scholars host online science workshops for children during the pandemic

Illinois State Noyce Scholars used fun activities to teach middle school-age children STEM lessons last summer as part of an online series organized by the Center for Mathematics, Science, and...
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Building up young minds

Dr. Brad Christensen—a STEM specialist with Illinois State’s Center for Mathematics, Science, and Technology—has been collaborating with Rose Mabwa, a senior manager with The Community...
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From Illinois State to Peoria: Small distance, big impact

The Stevenson Center's long-established graduate programs are different from more conventional master's degrees through a balanced approach to education in community and economic development.
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Wellness plan: Researching how to keep kids healthy

An ISU research team has been helping Bloomington School District 87 develop a wellness plan to get students moving more, eating better, and focusing on their mental health.