Radio executive Marv Dyson to speak at ISU, February 27

Photo of Marv Dyson

Legendary radio executive Marv Dyson, who led Chicago’s WGCI-AM/FM to its status as “No. 1 for hip-hop and R&B,” will speak at Illinois State University on Monday, February 27, at 7 p.m. in the Concert Hall in the Center for the Performing Arts.

Pause for applause

A team of students learning under the direction of Bob Spagnoli ’87, center, made it to the final five of the contest in 2015.

Congratulations to these four Redbird alumni who are doing well in their chosen careers.

Royal Redbird wins a World Series ring

Michael Bucek with trophies

When the Kansas City Royals ended a 30-year drought last November by beating the New York Mets in the World Series, the victory was extra special for one Redbird alum.

Young alum hosts own morning show on Chicago radio

Zach (Remy) Hoesly

This year Illinois State alum Zach “Remy” Hoesly and his on-air partner, Mason, got the promotion of a lifetime—the opportunity to host their own morning show on a new Chicago country station.