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Scholars explore racial and social justice issues

In honor of the holidays celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on January 18 and National Day of Racial Healing on January 19, Illinois State University scholars share works on racial and social...
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Update on The Vidette’s rebirth

Although The Vidette has continued to be successful, in recent years the revenue and supplemental funding has declined. In response to this decline, a committee has been formed to determine how to...
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Alumni Engagement challenges and triumphs in the midst of a pandemic

Due to the protocols to prevent the spread of COVID-19, connecting with alumni made that reaching out challenging. One School of Communication alumna is at the heart of this important work.
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School of Communication faculty and students handle the pandemic

Knowing that online teaching and learning would be the new norm for the fall semester, some faculty were excited to have their fall classes completely online, but others were a bit nervous. And...
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WZND continues to impress with national awards

WZND continues to be award winning and was highlighted in three different categories in the 2020 National Student Production Awards.
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RSOs in the School of Communication combat COVID-19 challenges

As the fall semester closed in, RSO leaders stepped up in order to have continued organizational success.
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Awards for COM Redbirds announced as semester ends

The School of Communication (COM) is excited to share great news about several COM Redbirds who have earned awards recognizing their excellence in their work.
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In their words: Hillary Campos reflects on graduating during the pandemic

This is the first story in a series in which students set to graduate in December reflect on how their final semester at Illinois State University has been impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19)...
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Fulfilling a dream

When Sandra Torres '06 was 13 and spoke no English, her family packed up their life in their native Colombia and immigrated to the Chicago area for new opportunities.
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Division of Student Affairs announces 2020 Redbird Proud Young Alumni recipients

The Division of Student Affairs is proud to recognize Abe Lopez-Bowen, Bianca Gerardi Pietro, Bill Dwoinen, Jessica Garber Schaefer, and Quanisha Kumi-Darfour.