Dr. Nate Mortimer lead study authors of a new study that looks to fruit flies as an important piece of the autoimmune disease puzzle.
With over 400 registered student organizations (RSOs) on campus, Illinois State offers students a multitude of opportunities to explore their interests, develop new hobbies, and build a community. As new Redbirds with their own unique passions enroll every year, that number only continues to grow.
Professor Tom McClure recently provided professional responsibility training at the 31st Annual Legal Education Seminar, sponsored by the Central Illinois Paralegal Association in association with McLean County Bar Association.
The University continues efforts to raise awareness in the disappearance of Jelani Day. Please continue to provide information to Bloomington Police at (309) 820-8888.
Distinguished Professor Ali Riaz has published a book chapter on the interplay of religion and politics in Bangladesh. The chapter titled – “More Than Meets the Eye: The Narratives of Secularism and Islam in Bangladesh” – is published in an edited volume “Ghost from the Past”.
At the invitation of the Center for Civic Engagement, Dr. Meghan Leonard of Politics and Government gave a presentation to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 26th Amendment in celebration of Constitution Day.
Jason Wallace ’08, an Illinois State political science alumnus, spoke at Dr. LJ Zigerell’s Professional Development class on September 16, 2021.
Professor Noha Shawki received a grant from the Student Sustainability Fund in support of the independent study project on fair trade, which is scheduled to take place in spring semester 2022 and will include a week-long immersive experience in Costa Rica during spring break.
Faculty, staff, and students of Illinois State’s Central Illinois Area Health Education Center (AHEC) and the Eckelmann-Taylor Speech and Hearing Clinic joined with the Agriculture Department on September 1 to provide outreach and a unique focus for the Farm Progress Show.
WCBU, the National Public Radio (NPR) member-station in Peoria operated by Illinois State University, has earned first-place honors in the Illinois News Broadcasters Association contest.