Normally, Megan Hopper ’02, M.S. ’06, would have turned on the news to get an idea of what was going on in the world before heading to a shift at The Vidette.
Illinois State’s student newspaper has been housed in multiple locations since its start in 1888.
Everything seemed to be trending in a certain direction leading up to November 8, 2016—election night in the United States.
The Vidette will begin the fall 2021 semester headed in a new direction after a reorganization that will better prepare students for the journalism of the future.
Picture this: you get a phone call from your boss inviting you on a trip to Antarctica, where you, a photographer, writer, and videographer, will have the opportunity of a lifetime. Getting to travel to Antarctica is just one of the many amazing things Illinois State University alumni, Michael Durr, has had the chance to
The paper will print its final pages on April 27 with a commemorative edition. It will move to an entirely online format starting in the fall semester.
Vidette Hall of Famer was working at his home less than a mile away from the Capitol when rioters stormed the building on January 6.
Before transferring to Illinois State University in the fall of 2019, Jake Fogal knew he wanted to pursue a career in sports—he just did not know how. That is, until he stepped inside the University’s student-run newspaper The Vidette.
Elizabeth Seils is something of a newspaper veteran, given the fact that she’s been on staff at The Vidette for two years.
For months, the nation has been bombarded with details of how the coronavirus (COVID-19) has brought heartache to families as loved ones perished.