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Scoring off the court

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February at Illinois State

From Founders Day to Business Week to the largest LGBT college conference in the U.S., Illinois State crammed in a lot of special events in just 28 days. See your top photos on STATEside.

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Events Calendar

University

District Games
Sat, Feb 28, 2015, 6:00pm - Sat, Mar 28, 2015, 10:00pm
Brown Ballroom
Apply to education scholarships
Sun, Mar 1, 2015, 12:00am - Tue, Mar 31, 2015, 11:55pm
Summer 2015 Course Information Available
Mon, Mar 2, 2015, 12:00am - 12:00am
Designing Learning Spaces to Engage Students with Emerging Pedagogies
Mon, Mar 2, 2015, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Instructional Technology and Development Center (ITD)

Academic

Midterm (APA) Grades online at 1pm
Mon, Mar 2, 2015, 1:00pm - 1:00pm
Last Day to Drop a Full-Semester Course
Fri, Mar 6, 2015, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Last Day to drop pass/fail option from full-semester course
Fri, Mar 6, 2015, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Moulton Hall (MLT)

Fine Arts

Chamber Winds Concert
Mon, Mar 2, 2015, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Kemp Recital Hall
Graduate Recital: Andy Mrozinsky, trumpet
Tue, Mar 3, 2015, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Kemp Recital Hall
School for Wives
Tue, Mar 3, 2015, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Westhoff Theatre
The United States Army Field Band & Soldiers' Chorus in Concert
Tue, Mar 3, 2015, 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Center for the Performing Arts (CPA)

Students

District Games
Sat, Feb 28, 2015, 6:00pm - Sat, Mar 28, 2015, 10:00pm
Brown Ballroom
Apply to education scholarships
Sun, Mar 1, 2015, 12:00am - Tue, Mar 31, 2015, 11:55pm
Midterm (APA) Grades online at 1pm
Mon, Mar 2, 2015, 1:00pm - 1:00pm

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

ISU alum brings MVC tournament to Quad Cities
With the help of Illinois State alum Joe Taylor, the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) [...]
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+ [...]

The Vidette

Baseball swept by No. 1 Vanderbilt
The Illinois State University baseball team (4-5) was swept 3-0 by the defending national [...]
ISU beats Evansville, clinches No. 4 seed in MVC tourney
A Daishon Knight mid-range jumper with two seconds left gave Illinois State University a [...]
Redbird Report
Weekend Action Softball Date: Feb. 27 Opponent: Texas San Antonio Results: ISU 7, Texas 0 [...]
Women’s Basketball lose two over weekend
It was another disappointing weekend for the Redbirds, as they were unable to secure road [...]

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 Drop MVC Opener at No. 29 Drake
Illinois State men's tennis was swept by No. 29 Drake, 7-0, in the Redbirds' Missouri [...]
Redbirds Complete Day One of the Kiawah Island Invitational
The Illinois State women's golf team completed day one of the Kiawah Island Invitational [...]
Nine All-Valley Performances Boost Redbirds to Fifth
Nine All-Conference performances boosted the Redbird track and field teams to fifth-place [...]
Redbirds Lose Big Lead, Fall to No. 1 Vanderbilt, 16-10
The Illinois State baseball team built a 10-run lead but couldn't hang on as No. 1 [...]
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