Interim Dean Dr. Diane Zosky to retire in July

Dr. Diane Zosky

When young Diane Zosky ’80 enrolled at Illinois State University as an undergraduate in the late 1970s, she didn’t dream that she would conclude her career at the University as dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.

Golf outing to benefit student assistance fund

The Weibring Golf Club at Illinois State University has achieved designation as a certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary.

The College of Arts and Sciences will hold its second annual golf outing to benefit the Wilson Family Assistance Fund on Friday, June 10, at Weibring Golf Club. All students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends of the College are welcome to participate.

Alison Bailey and the Blog of the APA

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Dr. Alison Bailey was recently interviewed about her newly published book, The Weight Of Whiteness: A Feminist Engagement With Privilege, Race, and Ignorance.

Toro-Morn to deliver CAS Spring Lecture on April 25, 2022

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Dr. Maura Toro-Morn, professor of sociology and director of Latin American and Latino/a Studies, will deliver the 2022 Spring College Lecture at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 25 in Section I of the Brown Ballroom in the Bone Student Center. Her lecture, “Gendered Migrations in the Age of Global Disruption,” is free and open to the public.

Philosophy Colloquium: Daniel Breyer


ABSTRACT: It’s now common to think about moral responsibility and blame as importantly entangled with reactive attitudes like indignation and resentment. In this talk, I explore different ways of talking about and experiencing resentment in particular. What I argue is that these different “faces” of resentment can help us better understand, not only the relationship between resentment and responsibility, but also what it means to hold others (and ourselves) responsible.

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.

Kudos To Professor Cassie Herbert

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Illinois State University Philosophy Professor Dr. Cassie Herbert was recently a guest on the NPR podcast Invisibilia on the episode Friends with Benefits.