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ISU Emergency Alert test, October 29

Illinois State University will be testing ISU Emergency Alert at 2:05 p.m. Thursday, October 29....

“Pawfficer” Sage starts her sophomore year with the ISU Police Department

The 3-year-old black lab came to ISU a year ago as a new recruit for the Illinois State University Police Department (ISUPD). As a part of the community engagement unit, she is everybody’s dog....

Overcoming dark days: ISU’s response to national mental health crisis

Illinois State's response to the national mental health crisis. ...
Schroeder Hall from the Quad

Campus restricted facility access

Measures are in place for Illinois State faculty, staff, and students who continue to have a need to access facilities and to make every effort to ensure a healthy and safe environment. ...
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POSTPONED: Jennifer Eberhardt, author of Biased, keynote to be rescheduled

Postponed: The March 19 presentation by social psychologist Dr. Jennifer L. Eberhardt will be rescheduled at a future date. ...
Susan Cameron standing alongside Illinois State University Police Chief Aaron Woodruff and the Community Engagement Unit.

Passion for Paw-lice Work: Susan Cameron’s gift gives back to ISUPD and Community Engagement Unit

People often ask, “What are you passionate about?” Sometimes it takes a whole lifetime to answer that question. Susan Cameron ’79 had an inkling as a child that she acted on as an adult, combining her passion for dogs and supporting law enforcement with a gift during the Redbirds Rising campaign. Ever since her youth,...
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Professor organizes Normal Theater performance to shine light on domestic violence

“Survivors: Stories of Domestic Violence” will be performed at 7 p.m. Monday, September 30, at the Normal Theater....
Community engagement dog Sage with student and handlers.

ISUPD welcomes four-legged “pawfficer” to campus

The Illinois State University Police Department (ISUPD) recently welcomed a new employee who is paid in treats, toys, and scratches behind the ears. ...

Emergency Management launches Safe Redbirds app

Safe Redbirds offers helpful new features such as virtual safe walk and friend walk, each designed to provide additional security to all individuals on campus. ...
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A community approach to campus safety

Illinois State has robust campus safety and security measures and a large team of University personnel who make those plans and procedures work....