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Redbird Table Talk: Civic Engagement

Join our dynamic alumni panel as they speak about their experiences becoming civically engaged, doing the work, and thriving in these spaces.
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Watch past virtual Redbird alumni events

Check out all the summer virtual event recordings thus far and find out what's to come.
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Take part this June in #RedbirdImpact Month 2020

Make a difference through virtual civic engagement or find ways your community could use a #RedbirdImpact.

Get to know President Dietz through virtual alumni event

From the comfort of your own home, workplace, or favorite relaxation spot, get to know Dr. Larry Dietz, the 19th president of Illinois State University on June 18.
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Virtual coffee with Redbird volleyball coach Leah Johnson

Join coach Leah Johnson with your morning coffee as she covers the championship culture. Limited spaces available.
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Alum’s volunteering experience leads to better mental health

When Arlene Waclawek’s ’10 mental health was at an all-time low, she embraced one of Illinois State’s core values and turned to civic engagement to find her purpose again.
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Cook like a Redbird chef from home and share favorite recipes

Cook like a Redbird chef from home thanks to Chef Phil Cade and members of the Alumni Engagement team! Share your recipes for others to try too.
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Nominations sought for 2021 Alumni Awards

Nominate an outstanding Redbird with the new and improved online nomination form. Deadline to nominate is May 31.
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Redbird helps self by helping others

Creative, empathetic, and driven, Redbird Christina Fontenelle has managed to reach new heights in her personal and professional life by guiding and helping others.
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Alumni return to mark milestone anniversary

Graduates from the Class of 1970 will celebrate their 50th class reunion on May 1 and 2 during the annual Half Century Club event.