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My biggest takeaway is simply the confidence that I’ve gained for operating on this level in a research setting. This research experience is of the utmost importance because so much of my career is going to be involved with research and innovating in the medical field.
Illinois State to bring technology-based incubator to Bloomington-Normal
The University is looking to create an incubator that will offer space for students, faculty, and community partners to build connections and test ideas.Read the Story
- $28.5 M External funding awarded to Redbird scholars
- 455+ Student presenters at annual Research Symposium
- 138 Master's, doctoral, and graduate certificate programs and sequences
- 2,000+ Undergraduates earning credit for research
Harvesting student input
Two Agriculture Professors are systematically gathering and analyzing feedback to reach a new generation of students.
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Tweeting into the golden years
Drs. Jennine Harvey-Northrop and Caleb T. Carr created a research and educational program that teaches older people how to use Twitter to help them interact with the wider world and increase their cognition.
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The Graduate School is home to 3,000 students in 94 master’s degree sequences, 10 doctoral programs, and 33 certificate programs.