The presentation “Challenges to Your Pension” will discuss current bills before the Illinois state legislature that could dramatically impact the pensions of Illinois state employees including university staff and faculty.
Marcus Alouan, director of Gamma Phi Circus, will present about Gamma Phi Circus’ 90th anniversary celebration at the February 22 University Club.
Illinois State University Assistant Professor of molecular neuroethology in the School of Biological Sciences Andres Vidal-Gadea will give a talk titled, “Transparent worms and invisible force fields: How the tiny nematode C. elegans use the earth’s magnetic field to find its way around the world” at the University Club at 4:30 p.m. Friday, February 15, in the Founders Suite of the Bone Student Center.
Professor of Communication John Baldwin will present “Serving the Community and Developing Student Leadership: Alternative Spring Breaks at ISU” at the University Club.
Nerida Ellerton and McKenzie Clements will give a talk titled “Cradles for a Nation: Comparing One-room Schools that Abraham Lincoln Attended (1816-1826) with One-room Schools of the period 1840-1950.
Professor of Psychology Valerie Farmer-Dougan will give a presentation titled, “Student Community Service, Shelter Dogs and Operant Conditioning: A Triple Win,” at the next U-Club.
The University Club will announce its scholarship recipients at the next meeting at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, December 7, in the Founder’s Suite of Bone Student Center. The event is free and open to the University community.
Oforiwaa Aduonum has created performances based on her travels and research in Ghana. A TEDx speaker, she explores how kinesthetic empathy and music is useful for deepened dialogue about the effects of slavery, moving us towards compassion and emotional justice.
JoAnna Stephens Mink, volunteer library assistant at the McLean County Museum of History, will lead the next University Club meeting.
Jeanna Campbell, a second-year graduate student in the School of Social Work, and Noah Tang, a senior education major, will present “A Food Pantry Helps ISU Students Facing Food Insecurity.”