Illinois State alumni Alana McGinty and Randy Gibson returned to campus during Homecoming to speak about their Peace Corps experiences.

Alumni share Peace Corps experiences during Homecoming panel

Illinois State alumna Alana McGinty ’10 was the type of student to fully immerse herself in everything she did.
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Michael Hendricks receives community engagement award

Michael Hendricks receives community engagement award.
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Redbird Impact spotlight: Stevenson Center

This fall, the Stevenson Center for Community and Economic Development celebrates 25 years at Illinois State University.

Stevenson Center’s first Peace Corps Fellow returns to celebrate 25th anniversary

This year, the Stevenson Center for Community and Economic Development not only celebrates its 25th anniversary but also the return of the very first Peace Corps Fellow recruited, Randy Gibson '96.

Latinx Heritage Month at Illinois State

A series of talks, performances, and lectures will help celebrate Latinx Heritage Month, highlighted with a keynote lecture on “Latinx: Queer Brown Voices” on October 30, and the Hispanic...
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AmeriCorps alum Orsolya Ficsor continues service through the Stevenson Center

As an Applied Community and Economic Development (ACED) Fellow, Orsolya Ficsor came to Illinois State University for her master's in anthropology after serving with City Year in Dallas 2017–2018.
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Peace Corps, Then and Now, October 25

Alumni guests Randal Gibson and Alana McGinty will take part in the panel discussion, Peace Corps, Then and Now, at 10 a.m. Friday, October 25, in Stevenson Hall, room 401.
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Stevenson Center’s “ADLAI Week” marks 25 years of success

The Stevenson Center for Community and Economic Development celebrated its 25th anniversary with "ADLAI Week." Students, faculty, alumni, and community and campus partners joined in the events...
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Stevenson Center celebrates 25 years with “ADLAI Week”

With gratitude to countless students, alumni, faculty, and partners near and far, the Stevenson Center is celebrating its 25th anniversary with "ADLAI Week" from September 27 to October 2.
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Peace Corps hosts major application drive, September 17

The Peace Corps seeks applicants to fill hundreds of requests for volunteers in programs worldwide to begin service in spring and summer 2020. On Sept.17, Peace Corps recruiters will hold more...