Illinois State to receive IIE grant for study abroad scholarships

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Illinois State University is receiving funding from the Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Generation Study Abroad initiative to support study abroad scholarships. The university will receive $7,500 from IIE and will match that funding to create six student scholarship awards of $2,500 each.

Lead a Study Abroad Program workshop, May 19

This three-hour workshop, facilitated by the Office of International Studies and Programs, will present an overview of the study abroad process and its foundational concepts.

Workshop series helps infuse diversity into courses

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Faculty members looking to create a more inclusive classroom can get some assistance from the Center for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT) this summer with the “Reinvent Your Course for Diversity” workshop series.

‘The Generational Shift in Book Consumption’ topic of U-Club

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Brian Simpson, owner of Babbitt’s Books in uptown Normal, will speak about the changing nature of readers at the next University Club (U-Club) on Friday, April 24, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. in the Faculty/Staff Commons of the Bone Student Center. His talk, “The Generational Shift in Book Consumption (as told by a casualty thereof),” will begin at