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Local foods at Campus Dining

Illinois State's Local Foods Dinner introduces students to delectable dishes created from local ingredients. Watch video from this delicious annual tradition on STATEside.

Family Weekend photo recap

Illinois State's Family Weekend 2014 was a big hit, thanks to a Redbird football win and a performance by alum Craig Robinson. Check out your best photos on STATEside.

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Events Calendar

University

Last day to drop a full-semester course-Receive 25% tuition adjustment
Tue, Sep 16, 2014, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Moulton Hall (MLT)
Graduate Council Meeting
Tue, Sep 16, 2014, 9:00am - 10:00am
Williams Hall (WIH)
Employer Resume Critiques
Tue, Sep 16, 2014, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Student Services Building (SSB)
Working Towards Tenure
Tue, Sep 16, 2014, 10:00am - 11:00am
Stevenson Hall (STV)

Academic

Last day to drop a full-semester course-Receive 25% tuition adjustment
Tue, Sep 16, 2014, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Moulton Hall (MLT)
Graduate Council Meeting
Tue, Sep 16, 2014, 9:00am - 10:00am
Williams Hall (WIH)
Midterm (APA) Grade Submission Open
Mon, Sep 22, 2014, 7:00am - Sat, Oct 4, 2014, 10:00pm
Spring 2015 Course Information Available
Wed, Oct 1, 2014, 12:00am - 12:00am

Fine Arts

Spring Break New York Trip informational meeting
Wed, Sep 17, 2014, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Center for the Visual Arts (CVA)
Graduate Recital: Claudia Amaral, double bass
Thu, Sep 18, 2014, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Kemp Recital Hall
Festival of India
Sat, Sep 20, 2014, 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Quad
Choral Showcase
Sun, Sep 21, 2014, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Center for the Performing Arts (CPA)

Students

Last day to drop a full-semester course-Receive 25% tuition adjustment
Tue, Sep 16, 2014, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Moulton Hall (MLT)
Employer Resume Critiques
Tue, Sep 16, 2014, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Student Services Building (SSB)
SWAT Wellness Gazebo! Outside by McCormick Hall and Fell Hall.
Tue, Sep 16, 2014, 10:30am - 3:30pm
Quad
Study Abroad First Steps Session
Tue, Sep 16, 2014, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fell Hall (FEL)

University News

Media Relations

State of the University address Sept. 18
President Larry Dietz will deliver the annual State of the University address at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, in the Center for the Performing Arts. The address will also be streamed live.
Illinois State advances in U.S. News and World Report rankings
Illinois State University was ranked the 74th best public university in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report. Illinois State jumped seven spots in the rankings among national public universities, up from 81st last year.
Festival of India Sept. 20
The McLean County India Association (MCIA) and Illinois State University will bring the Festival of India to Normal from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, on the University’s Quad. The event is free and open to the public.
Planetarium Celebrates 50 Years at Sept. 20 Event
The Illinois State University Planetarium will celebrate its golden anniversary during a free event at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, under the Planetarium dome.

STATESide

Craig Robinson headlines Family Weekend festivities
Craig Robinson was joined by The Nasty Delicious for his Family Weekend show at Braden [...]
Your best photos from Family Weekend 2014
Illinois State hosted its Family Weekend tradition on September 12-14. Among the many [...]
Time-lapse video: Water tower’s new Redbird logo
The Redbird logo is now towering above Hancock Stadium. The Town of Normal’s 500,000 [...]
Photos: Living in Tri-Towers, then and now
Wilkins, Haynie, and Wright residence halls all opened in 1964. To mark the occasion, [...]

The Vidette

Senior Facts
With spring commencement right around the corner, Chris Roberts, the procedures and [...]
Things to keep in mind as you prepare to cross the stage
DETAILS: This upcoming commencement will allow spring 2014 graduates to be recognized at [...]
Top 5 ways to stay mentally sharp this summer
Over the summer the average college student is probably working, hanging out with friends [...]
Q&A with recent alumna: Abbey Hanson
As anxious seniors count down their final days at ISU, we all begin to wonder, what are [...]

Alumni

MCN hosts annual Scholarship and Awards Banquet
The Mennonite College of Nursing held its annual Scholarship and Awards Banquet at the [...]
College of Fine Arts alumni to be honored at Homecoming
The College of Fine Arts is thrilled to have several outstanding alumni returning for [...]
Craig Robinson headlines Family Weekend festivities
Craig Robinson was joined by The Nasty Delicious for his Family Weekend show at Braden [...]
New group for male nurses forms at MCN
Instructional Assistant Professor Dave Jansen is spearheading a new group, Men of [...]

Athletics

Women’s Golf Completes Two Rounds at the Cardinal Cup
Illinois State women's golf team concluded day one of the Cardinal Cup Monday with a team [...]
FCS Coaches Poll Ranks Redbirds No. 24
Thanks to a 2-0 start to the season and a win over the No. 24 nationally-ranked Eastern [...]
National Honors Roll In For Redbird Linebacker Meehan
Just a day after being named the Missouri Valley Football Conference Defensive Player of [...]
Softball's Bats Come Alive Against WIU
The Illinois State softball team hosted Western Illinois last Friday at Marian Kneer [...]
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