The process to search for the 20th president of Illinois State University has begun. The search committee held its first meeting February 1, via Zoom.
This update includes a new opportunity to update gender and pronouns in personal profiles, an upcoming deadline for a scholarship for DACA students, and the inclusive work of the Honors Program.
Today, America will once again observe a unique and significant political tradition.
Author and intellectual Dr. Eddie S. Glaude Jr. placed Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. within an American tradition that stretches back nearly 400 years and pointed to his relevance in the present crisis.
The CRCC Spring Institute will be March 19, 2021, via Zoom. Registration will be open in the early spring semester.
Distinguished professor and author Eddie S. Glaude Jr. will present “Democracy in Black” on January 14, 2021, via Zoom. The free event is open to the public.
Since March, students, faculty, and staff have worked tirelessly, spending thousands of hours planning and implementing our safe return to teaching and learning. As we have made and implemented plans over the last several months, we have also changed them at a moment’s notice due to circumstances beyond our control.
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.
We are entering the holiday season, which is a time for gatherings and reflection as the year ends.
This update includes information on the President’s Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council, a new transcription element to Zoom, and the evolution of Safe Zone to “Safe(ish)”.