Felmley Hall of Science

Faculty develop flexible classroom modules through Project EDDIE

Project EDDIE also helps build the associated professional development needed to ensure effective use of the teaching modules.
Science Laboratory Building

School of Biological Sciences will host virtual Graduate School Open House

The School of Biological Sciences will be hosting our own Virtual Open House and question-and-answer session.
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Henderson and Platt named Women of Distinction from McLean County YWCA

Rebecca Henderson and Dr. Christa Platt as they were both named as Women of Distinction by McLean County’s YWCA

Powerful pennycress: Dr. Sedbrook’s research team is transforming a weed into a crop

Though farmers consider pennycress (Thlaspi arvense) nothing more than a weed, Illinois State Professor of Genetics Dr. John Sedbrook is working to change their perspective—and the plant itself.
Students participate in the 2019 Illinois Summer Research Academy.

Research Spotlight: Center for Mathematics, Science, and Technology

This issue's Research Spotlight features the Center for Mathematics, Science, and Technology (CeMaST).
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CeMaST launches new podcast channel STEAMtalk

The Illinois State Center for Mathematics, Science, and Technology has a new podcast channel called STEAMtalk. 
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Obsidian wins NEA grant

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has announced Obsidian: Literature and Arts in the African Diaspora is the recipient of a $50,000 NEA CARES grant.
Illinois State University Quad

Presentation: “Including Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Community Developed Teaching Resources”

Please come and see Dr. Tanya Josek, a post-doctoral researcher at ISU’s CeMaST, present her study entitled "Including Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Community Developed Teaching Resources"...
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Economics course to provide real-world project data and experience

Economics 138, Economic Reasoning Using Statistics, will provide students with real-world experience with statistics and data analysis this fall.
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2020 Virtual Illinois Summer Research Academy ( vISRA)

Illinois Summer Research Academy went virtual this year due to COVID-19.