Video: Physics students send pumpkins airborne

pumpkin trebuchet

The Illinois State Trebuchet Team may not have been able to defend its first-place title at the Morton Pumpkin Chuckin contest this fall, but students are not just sitting on their hands.

Planetarium Presents 3, 2, 1… Blast Off!

A shadowed image of the Earth as seen from space

The Illinois State University Planetarium will present the family favorite 3-2-1… Blast Off!, running May 18 – July 22. Show times are 2 p.m. on Wednesdays and 7:30 p.m. on Fridays.

Geography-Geology Ridgley Lecture March 25

image of the New commencement podium

Joseph P. Stoltman will deliver the Department of Geography-Geology Douglas Clay Ridgley Lecture Geography: Future, Past, and Present at 4 p.m. on Friday, March 25, in the Bone Student Center Old Main Room.

Crothers to Deliver CAS Distinguished Lecture

image of the New commencement podium

Illinois State University Politics and Government Professor Lane Crothers will deliver the College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Lecture at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 7, in the Bone Student Center Old Main Room.

School of Communication Hosting Antiques Show

ISU seal projected

Antiques exhibitors from a variety of Midwestern states will be gathering from Friday, Jan. 28, to Sunday, Jan.30, at the Illinois State University Bone Student Center to present the fifth Top of the Class Antiques Show and Sale.

Surrogate Motherhood Topic of Seminar Nov. 10


“Outsourcing Surrogate Motherhood to India” will be the topic of a presentation by Alison Bailey, director of Illinois State University’s Women’s and Gender Studies program, on Wednesday, Nov. 10, from 12-1 p.m. in the Bone Student Center Third Floor East Lounge.