In their words: Joseph Berg reflects on graduating during the pandemic

Joseph Berg

Joseph Berg is not a traditional college student, but that did not discourage him from making the most of his experience at Illinois State. After a few years of feeling unfulfilled in the workforce, he decided to commit to his education by joining the Redbird family. He was eager to polish his professional skills and set himself up for a career he could be passionate about.

Advising for the AFWA is “a truly amazing experience”

Accounting professor Dr. Madeline Trimble speaks at the 2020 Business Week Professional Development Dinner.

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,