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Events Calendar

University

Run Ranger Run
Sun, Feb 1, 2015, 4:00pm - Sun, Mar 1, 2015, 4:00pm
Midterm (APA) Grade Submission Open
Mon, Feb 16, 2015, 7:00am - Sun, Mar 1, 2015, 10:00pm
Future Teacher Training Opportunities
Fri, Feb 27, 2015, 8:00am - 4:00pm
Thomas Metcalf Laboratory School (MLS)
Evaluating effective interventions for diverse students & contexts
Fri, Feb 27, 2015, 9:00am - 11:00am
Alumni Center

Academic

Midterm (APA) Grade Submission Open
Mon, Feb 16, 2015, 7:00am - Sun, Mar 1, 2015, 10:00pm
Midterm (APA) Grades Due
Sun, Mar 1, 2015, 7:00am - 10:00pm
Summer 2015 Course Information Available
Mon, Mar 2, 2015, 12:00am - 12:00am

Fine Arts

School for Wives
Fri, Feb 27, 2015, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Westhoff Theatre
Senior Recital: Carly Piland, flute
Fri, Feb 27, 2015, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Kemp Recital Hall
Graduate Recital: Daniel Gallagher, flute
Sat, Feb 28, 2015, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Kemp Recital Hall
Junior Recital: Brian Do, clarinet
Sat, Feb 28, 2015, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kemp Recital Hall

Students

Run Ranger Run
Sun, Feb 1, 2015, 4:00pm - Sun, Mar 1, 2015, 4:00pm
School for Wives
Fri, Feb 27, 2015, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Westhoff Theatre
Senior Recital: Carly Piland, flute
Fri, Feb 27, 2015, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Kemp Recital Hall
Graduate School Series: Kaplan's Free GRE Practice Test
Sat, Feb 28, 2015, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Schroeder Hall (SCH)

University News

Media Relations

Marlee Matlin to speak at Disability Awareness Cultural Dinner
Academy Award winner and activist Marlee Matlin will speak at the Disability Awareness Cultural Dinner at 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 24, in the Brown Ballroom of Illinois State University’s Bone Student Center. Tickets are now available.
MCN graduates continue to exceed national, state pass rates
Graduates of Mennonite College of Nursing (MCN) at Illinois State University achieved a 94 percent pass rate on the national nursing licensure examination (NCLEX-RN) for 2014, even in the face of increasingly stringent standards.
Finalists for Academic Affairs VP, Provost announced, open forums scheduled
Illinois State University’s search for a vice president for Academic Affairs and provost has been narrowed to four candidates. On-campus open forums for the finalists will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. Feb. 24, 26, 27, and March 2.

STATESide

Photos: Best campus shots from February 2015
Every month on STATEside, we use Storify to show off your best photos from the Illinois [...]
Ditch the winter blues: Tips from an ISU student
People wonder how us Midwesterners battle through the cold every winter. It may not [...]
Video: Education major spreads deaf culture across campus
Junior Brittney Tarr is co-president of the Deaf Redbirds Association, one of 20+ [...]
Video: Meet Illinois State’s 2015 Alumni Award winners
Each year the Illinois State University Alumni Association recognizes individuals who [...]

The Vidette

UPB to host Sadie Hawkins Dance
The Profound Pioneer Entertainment Group will be holding a Sadie Hawkins Dance in the [...]
IWU to host conference on human rights
Illinois Wesleyan University will host its third annual Human Rights Undergraduate [...]
FCC approves measure for open Internet
The Federal Communications Commission approved the “net neutrality” policy in a 3-2 [...]
District 87 considers anti-bullying hotline
The Bloomington District 87 school board reviewed a hotline to anonymously report [...]

Alumni

2015 Gamma Phi Circus and Sibling Carnival, April 18
Join us for the annual Gamma Phi Circus Spring Shows, a Sibling Weekend tradition that [...]
MCN graduates continue to exceed national, state pass rates
Graduates of the Mennonite College of Nursing achieved a 94 percent pass rate on the [...]
Video: Meet Illinois State’s 2015 Alumni Award winners
Each year the Illinois State University Alumni Association recognizes individuals who [...]
Illinois State teaching alum now finalist for $1 million prize
Illinois State alum Paul Solarz is a Top 50 finalist for the Global Teacher Prize, widely [...]

Athletics

Redbirds Fall to the Broncos, 4-3
The Illinois State men's tennis team lost its second match in a row to a ranked opponent [...]
Redbirds Set to Compete at the Kiawah Island Invitational
The Illinois State women's golf team will head to Kiawah Island, S.C., to compete in the [...]
Tournament Seed at Stake in Regular-Season Finale at Evansville
Riding a three-game winning streak, the Illinois State men's basketball team travels to [...]
Illinois State Ready for Test at MVC Championships
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The Illinois State men's and women's track and field squads head [...]
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