International graduate student perseveres, explores future of art

Rochele Gloor in art gallery

It was March 2021, and most businesses were closed amid another surge in coronavirus (COVID-19) infections and deaths across Brazil. Gloor, however, was continuing her work as art director and costume designer for a five-part television documentary titled Tramas da Moda (FashionNet), about the storied history of fashion in the state of Rio Grande do Sul.

Scholarships help international student pursue his dreams

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The devastating economic impacts of the COVID 19 pandemic nearly cost Roberto Soares the opportunity of a lifetime – the chance to earn a degree at Illinois State University and become the first person in his family to complete college.

Study Abroad student perspectives


On Wednesday February 23, 2022 from 12–1 p.m. Central Time, the Spring 2022 International Seminar Series, ISU International Engagement, will feature Alex Ratcliff-Hanger, associate director for Study Abroad, as well as three student panelists: Devon Fine, Joi Strickland, and Anna Tulley. This free zoom webinar is open to the public with advance registration.