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Wellness plan: Researching how to keep kids healthy

An ISU research team has been helping Bloomington School District 87 develop a wellness plan to get students moving more, eating better, and focusing on their mental health.
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Research and Honors, February 16, 2021

Honors and publications of Illinois State faculty and staff.
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The Weight of Whiteness: New book by Dr. Alison Bailey

In her new book, Dr. Alison Bailey explores the ways white supremacy and privilege operate like an anesthesia, desensitizing white people to the inherited damage of whiteness on collective...
Dr. George Rutherford (left) and Zach Mobille '19 working with their electronic circuit.

Students, faculty in cross-disciplinary group publish paper in prestigious physics journal

Last November, a cross-disciplinary group of undergraduate students and faculty became the first Illinois State research team in 25 years to publish a paper in the American Journal of Physics...
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Deadline to register for 2021 Online University Research Symposium, March 3

The 2021 Online University Research Symposium is open to all students currently enrolled at the University and engaged in research, scholarship, or creative activity under the direction of a...
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Director of Tennessee Water Resources Research Center to speak on water sustainability

The Center for a Sustainable Water Future will present Dr. John Schwartz, speaking about the Fescue Belt in the United States.
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Research and Honors, February 9, 2021

Presentations and publications from Illinois State faculty and staff.
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Call for speaker series ideas

The Office of Research and Graduate Studies (ORGS) is accepting proposals for the 2021–2022 academic year Research Lecture Series.
Kelly Murphy ’18 working on her thesis at the Bone Student Center.

Graduate student researches pro sports teams’ social media messaging during pandemic

Illinois State graduate student Kelly Murphy '18 has been researching how professional sports teams have communicated with their fans on social media over the past 10 months.
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ISU student starts PubNavigator website to promote peers’ published research

ISU doctoral student Rosario Marroquín-Flores has started PubNavigator, an online platform through which she shares student research.