Bone Scholar Profiles: Kaytlin Halperin, Gamma Phi Circus

student posing in studio

Students from different departments within CAST (and one student involved in Gamma Phi Circus) were selected as Robert G. Bone Scholars for the 2020-2021 academic year. The recognition is the highest campus honor given to undergraduate students. This year’s recipients answered questions about their work, inspiration, and the honor of being named a Bone Scholar.

Our newest Redbirds: Identical twins ready for Gamma Phi Circus

The Baker twins performing with Chicago's CircEsteem.

Identical twins Julia and Sophie Baker have been surrounded by the hustle and bustle of Chicago for their entire lives. After having an hourlong commute to their high school, the twins are ready to enjoy the convenience of Illinois State’s campus.

CANCELLED: 2020 Gamma Phi Circus

Gamma Phi Circus performers take final bow at 2019 show.

This year’s Gamma Phi Circus is cancelled due to the COVID-19 situation and the Illinois governor’s ban on events with over 250 people. The health and safety of our student performers, staff, and audience members is always our top priority.  If you would like a refund for tickets purchased through the Redbird Arena Ticket Office,