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    Video, canvas prints show off ISU 365 photo project

    The ISU 365 daily photo project wrapped up on December 31, posting one new image of campus life throughout 2013 on the University’s Instagram feed and Facebook page.

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    A family legacy

    Illinois State alumni Larry and Pat (Hunkler) Stagen continue to keep their family name alive through their scholarship and three high school scholarships they have created.

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    Your Gift Matters: Ag student gets to state her many passions

    Time is scarce between classes, studying, and extracurricular activities. But Kristen Faucon savors every second of her busy days, time she wouldn’t have without the support of donors who saw the impact in supporting a student like her.

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    Patron of the arts

    For generations the theatre has benefitted from those with an appreciation for the fine arts. Pat Grogg has continued this tradition of generosity through a gift to the Illinois Shakespeare Festival. Grogg, professor emerita of the Department of Management and Quantitative Methods faculty, made the gift to celebrate a milestone birthday and support a festival […]

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    Thanks to you: Loyalty Circle alums show their appreciation

    The goal in giving was never to become one of the leaders in ISU’s Loyalty Circle, but rather to show appreciation for the education and memories tied to the University.

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News and events

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The Mennonite College of Nursing held its annual Scholarship and Awards Banquet at the Alumni Center on September 11. This past year, nine new scholarships were added. [Read the rest]

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The Redbird logo is now towering above Hancock Stadium. The Town of Normal?s 500,000-gallon water tower between Hancock and University High School was recently sandblasted and recoated.  [Read the rest]

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A new children?s book starring mascot Reggie Redbird will take Illinois State University?s youngest fans on a colorful journey to find out Where are all the Redbirds? [Read the rest]

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Craig Robinson was joined by The Nasty Delicious for his Family Weekend show at Braden Auditorium. ...

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Three College of Education alumni are among the 12 finalists for the 2015 Illinois Teacher of the ...

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Matt Baxter?s dream of receiving his B.S.N. came true as he celebrated graduating from Illinois ...

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