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Scholars explore racial and social justice issues

In honor of the holidays celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on January 18 and National Day of Racial Healing on January 19, Illinois State University scholars share works on racial and social...
New faculty on Quad

Newly minted professors adjust to pandemic-style instruction

Starting any new job can stir up nervous jitters. Starting one as a college professor during a pandemic that requires learning a whole new way of teaching can ratchet up the nerves beyond just...
Dr. Christa Platt (left) and Dr. Doris Houston

Dr. Doris Houston, Dr. Christa Platt named YWCA Women of Distinction

Dr. Doris Houston and Dr. Christa Platt have been named YWCA Women of Distinction for 2020 for their careers supporting racial equality and social justice.
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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.
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.

Virtual career fairs connect Redbirds and employers remotely

As Redbirds continue to thrive during the pandemic, Career Services is offering virtual career fairs, and information on how to navigate them effectively.
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Ten Illinois State graduate students receive prestigious State of Illinois fellowship

Ten graduate students at Illinois State have been named 2020 Diversifying Higher Education Faculty in Illinois fellows.
Nathan Stephens

Meet new School of Social Work Professor Nathan Stephens

Meet Nathan Stephens, who comes to the School of Social Work as a new faculty member.
The Baker twins performing with Chicago's CircEsteem.

Our newest Redbirds: Identical twins ready for Gamma Phi Circus

Identical twins Julia and Sophie Baker have been surrounded by the hustle and bustle of Chicago for their entire lives. After having an hourlong commute to their high school, the twins are ready...
Craig Gatto and Craig C. McLauchlan

College thanks chairs and directors

The College of Arts and Sciences thanks Dr. Craig Gatto and Dr. Craig C. McLauchlan for their outstanding service.