Celebration of Illinois State's Founding February 16, 2023
2023 Schedule of Events
Thursday, February 16
The Founding Celebration Bell Ringing Ceremony
Prairie Room, Bone Student Center
Celebrate Illinois State University at the Founding Celebration Bell Ringing Ceremony! The ceremony will be open to the public.
To nominate a bell ringer, please submit the following form here. The nomination deadline is Monday, January 30, 2023.
Please note: Space is limited this year.
11:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
The Founding – Faculty/Staff Appreciation Luncheon & Awards Ceremony
Circus Room and Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Buffet
12:15 p.m. Program
All current Faculty, Administrative/Professional (A/P), and Civil Service employees are invited to an event celebrating your service to Illinois State University
Faculty/Staff I.D. must be provided.
*Please note: The luncheon is for all current ISU faculty, Administrative/Professional (A/P), and Civil Service employees and does not include students and/or graduate assistants.
Awards to be presented at the luncheon include: Outstanding University Service Award, Service Initiative Awards, David A. Strand Diversity Achievement Award, Environmental Stewardship Award, CS Distinguished Service Awards, A/P Distinguished Service Awards, A/P Emerging Leader Awards, CS and A/P Esprit de Corps, TEAM Excellence, and Stan and Sandy Rives Excellence in Undergraduate Education Award.