Dr. Do-Yong Park recipient of second Fulbright

skyline ofHo Chi Minh City, Vietnam

The U.S. Department of State has named Illinois State University Professor of Science Education Dr. Do-Yong Park as a recipient of the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award to support his work in Vietnam.

College of Education’s new student success center named for visionary donor’s gift

From left to right: Diane (Efaw) Gunz, Keaton Gunz, Katya Efaw, Barbara Efaw, Caleb Gunz, David Efaw

A $500,000 gift from Barbara Efaw ’59 and family was honored with action by the Board of Trustees on Friday, May 7. In recognition of the family’s generosity, the College of Education’s new student success center will be named the Barbara and Larry Efaw Center for Educator Excellence. The center is scheduled to open spring semester 2022 and will be housed in Degarmo Hall.