Chris Aaron centers clay on their wheel to begin another ceramics piece.

Day in the life: Senior balances academics, work during the pandemic

In early November, University Marketing and Communications Photographer Michelle Hassel followed senior Chris Aaron through a typical day in their life as a Redbird.
Girl stands in front of Reggiehead at Redbird plaza

Psychology graduate awarded Fisher Outstanding Thesis Award

Jennifer Woodrum, a 2020 graduate of the Clinical-Counseling program within the Department of Psychology, has been awarded the James L. Fisher Outstanding Thesis Award.
Abstract Variations sculpture by Ernest Trova with DeGarma Hall in the background

Merit Fellowship awarded to psychology student

Natalie Fischer, a first-year student in the Clinical-Counseling program of the Department of Psychology, is the recipient of a Merit Fellowship.
DeGarmo in the sunlight

Psychology student receives McNair Book Scholarship

Lindsay Chassay, a first-year graduate student in the Master's in Clinical Counseling Psychology Program, is a recipient of the McNair Book Scholarship.
Schroeder Hall and the bell in the Quad

African American Studies lectures feature Dr. Miltonette Craig, Dr. Gregory Braswell

African American Studies will present Dr. Miltonette Craig and Dr. Gregory Braswell for the fall 2020 lecture series.
Illinois State Capital Building in Springfield, Illinois

Making their voices heard: Civically engaged students head to Capitol to lobby for ISU

Almost every day a new hashtag emerges to alert society of a cause.
Panel from World of Wakanda with Ayo and Aneka

ReggieCon panels: Diversity in popular media, October 29, LGBTQ History Month

In recognition of LGBTQ History Month, the ReggieCon panel for October will focus on the graphic novel World of Wakanda by Roxanne Gay.
set of Hoda & Jenna show with Jane Lynch appearing

Weakest Link host Jane Lynch and fellow Redbird to appear on Hoda & Jenna show

Retired Illinois State employee and three-time alum Dr. Sally Pyne ’78, M.S. ’87, Ph.D. ’99, will make her national television debut Friday morning on Today With Hoda & Jenna as one of...
Dr. Diane Zosky

Dean delivers Fall 2020 Address, hosts awards ceremony

Due to the continuing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Interim Dean Dr. Diane Zosky has published her address on the college website and has recorded it, as well.
Austin C. Calhoun won first place and the People's Choice Award for his presentation, “What’s killing the buzz? Mechanisms of bumble bee decline.”

Gradbird Scholars: Student research spotlighted through monthly competition

The Graduate School launched the GradBird Scholar initiative in September 2019, in an effort to make scholarly research more accessible while honoring the scholarship of Illinois State students.