Kriston and Kayla Love

At home with Redbird Legacy families

Meet some of the Redbird Legacy families who live in Central Illinois and hear why they chose to attend Illinois State University.
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Redbird legacy: Like father, like son

Illinois State freshman Jalen Love learned early on the value of going to college and pursuing a degree. His parents, Larry and Betty Love, were both first-generation college students who found a...
Residents at Alden Poplar Creek show their activity packets created by Illinois State therapeutic recreation students.

Therapeutic recreation students make an impact

Moving classes online for the spring semester due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation meant that many professors had to act quickly and be creative. Rachel Smith, instructional assistant...
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Initiative awards celebrate early achievement, potential 

Illinois State University celebrates research and creative activity each year with faculty awards selected by the University Research Council.
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Rising to the challenge: Alum gets creative teaching PE classes online

How does someone who teaches physical education continue to keep students engaged while also practicing social distancing? One Redbird has found the answer using the highly popular social media...
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Student winners reflect on Image of Research competition

Winners of the inaugural Image of Research juried competition reflect on their contributions to the competition.
Student and professor studying ankle braces.

Ankle injury leads student to long-running research project

Mohammed Zaman's former injury led to a long-running research project with Assistant Professor Adam Jagodinsky of the School of Kinesiology and Recreation.
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Redbird media: Redbird Scholars’ latest books and recordings

Here are the latest books and music recordings from our Redbird Scholars.

CANCELLED: CAST presents 20th Science and Technology Week

The College of Applied Science and Technology (CAST) is proud to announce the 20th Science and Technology Week, aimed at celebrating advancements in science and technology

CANCELLED: Science and Technology Week presents 5th annual Women in Leadership conference

The College of Applied Science and Technology (CAST) is inviting you to the Women in Leadership event. The Women in Leadership conference involves activities focused on professional development.