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Commencement ceremonies available December 12

Illinois State will present the ceremonies online to celebrate the achievements of the 2020 winter graduates. The recorded ceremonies will be available on the Commencement website by December 12.
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Research and Honors, December 1, 2020

Presentations and publications from Illinois State University staff and faculty.
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Nominations open for Grabill-Homan Community Peace Prize

The Peace and Conflict Resolution Studies Program at Illinois State University is accepting nominations and self-nominations for the Grabill-Homan Community Peace Prize until January 31, 2021.
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President Larry Dietz announces plans to retire

Illinois State University President Larry Dietz announced Friday he will retire as the University’s 19th president on June 30, 2021, capping a higher education career surpassing 50 years.
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Research and Honors, October 27, 2020

Publications from Illinois State faculty and staff.
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Biomath experts recommend N95 masks for airplanes

A team led by Illinois State University’s Dr. Olcay Akman is urging authorities such as the World Health Organization and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control to include N95 masks as a...
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CRCC 2020: Equity with a Mirror, register by October 22 

The deadline to register for the Fall 2020 Culturally Responsive Campus Community (CRCC) Conference is approaching. The event will be October 29-30 via Zoom.
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Research and Honors, October 20, 2020

Honors, presentations, and publications from Illinois State faculty and staff.
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The Crossroads Project presents winning play of the Diverse Voices Playwriting Initiative, October 28

The Crossroads Project presents a staged reading of the new play "Even Flowers Bloom in Hell, Sometimes" by Franky D. Gonzalez, winner of the 2020 Diverse Voices Playwriting Initiative.
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Board of Trustees meeting, October 16

The Board of Trustees of Illinois State University will hold its next quarterly meeting at 9 a.m. Friday, October 16, 2020, in the Bone Student Center Brown Ballroom I and II.