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    Educator preparation, College of Education make College Factual national rankings

    College Factual recently placed the University’s College of Education as the 7th best in the Top Colleges for Education and 11th best in the Top Colleges for Special Education categories for 2015-2016.

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    College of Education to induct six alumni into Hall of Fame during Homecoming

    The College of Education will induct six alumni into its Hall of Fame on Friday, October 23.

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    Video: Scholarship supports student’s passion for teaching

    Kelli Sanders is among more than 600 recipients of education scholarships in the past five years at Illinois State. Last year alone, there was nearly $400,000 in scholarships awarded to 129 future educators.

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    Video: Special finals week delivery from Reggie Redbird

    When you're studying for finals week, a little coffee can go a long way. That's why Illinois State's Forever Redbirds teamed up with Reggie Redbird for some special deliveries during finals week this year.

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    Video: Scholarship helps ISU student with cancer inspire others

    Textbooks are expensive, and many students work part-time jobs to pay for them. Illinois State sophomore Adebosola Akinborho can’t do that. That’s because she has cancer, and is currently undergoing chemotherapy.

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With the bolstering of donor dollars, Illinois State University's pledge to preserve the personalized and comprehensive educational experience Illinois State provides is firmly in place. [Read the rest]

Everything counts: Scholarship honors math-lover’s legacy article thumbnail.

This year?s Pi Day had extra significance at Illinois State, not just because the year allowed the day to be celebrated to its fourth decimal place (3/14/15), but because it marked the awarding of the first two Lee Ann Murray Everything Counts Scholarships. [Read the rest]

Thanks to you: Giving creates bigger stage for theatre major article thumbnail.

Theatre major Samuel Rosenfeld knows what a difference donors can make in the life of a college student. His ISU experience has been enriched because of generosity from the Friends of the Arts.  [Read the rest]

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