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Homecoming Recap

Homecoming 2017 was a hit, Redbirds! Take a look back at all of this year’s excitement.

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Events Calendar

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Camtasia: Level 1
Tue, Oct 24, 2017, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Instructional Technology and Development Center
Thesis Defense for: Daniel Hart; CHE
Tue, Oct 24, 2017, 9:00am - 11:00am
Julian Hall
Secretary of State Mobile Office on Campus TODAY
Tue, Oct 24, 2017, 9:30am - 3:00pm
Bone Student Center
Last day to withdraw from the University
Fri, Nov 10, 2017, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Moulton Hall
Last day to drop second-half semester course
Fri, Nov 10, 2017, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Moulton Hall
Last day to remove pass/no pass from second-half course
Fri, Nov 10, 2017, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Moulton Hall
Last day to register for Spring Proficiency Exam
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
Alumni Center
Charles W. Bolen Faculty Recital: David Gresham, clarinet
Tue, Oct 24, 2017, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Kemp Recital Hall
All’s Well That Ends Well
Tue, Oct 24, 2017, 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Westhoff Theatre
Secretary of State Mobile Office on Campus TODAY
Tue, Oct 24, 2017, 9:30am - 3:00pm
Bone Student Center
SWAT Wellness Gazebo – Stevenson Circle
Tue, Oct 24, 2017, 10:30am - 3:30pm
Stevenson Hall
International Education Week: Panel Discussion on Internationalization
Tue, Oct 24, 2017, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Jaime Escalante Room
Lifestyle Enhancement Program: Tuesday Yoga
Tue, Oct 24, 2017, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Bone Student Center

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Fix It Friday receives sustainability award
Illinois State University has received the 2017 Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education Campus Sustainability Achievement Award for its Fix It Friday Program.
School of Theatre and Dance to present Shakespeare’s All’s Well That Ends Well
Theatre and Dance will present William Shakespeare’s All’s Well That Ends Well, running through October 28 in rotating repertory with an adaptation of Sophocles' Oedipus.
International Education Week 2017, October 23-27
International Education Week (IEW) celebrates the internationalization and diversity of Illinois State University.
School of Theatre and Dance to present Shakespeare’s All’s Well That Ends Well
The Illinois State University School of Theatre and Dance will present William [...]
Research and Honors, October 24, 2017
Honors, publications, and presentations from Illinois State faculty and staff.
Philosophy Colloquium: “In Defense of Sex,” November 3
Professor Christopher Breu from the Department of English at Illinois State University [...]
Spencer Foundation Conference Grant Program call for proposals
The Spencer Foundation has released its Conference Grant Program application for [...]
Chestnut expands crisis stabilization unit
Chestnut Health Systems made a $500,000 expansion on three of its units at the [...]
American Democracy Project presents primer on free trade
A primer on fair trade and the fair trade movement, which seeks to create more equitable [...]
Bloomington to face $1.5 million deficit
The City of Bloomington expects to be dealing with a $1.5 million general budget deficit [...]
ISU celebrates International Education Week
Illinois State University will celebrate International Education Week 2017 Monday through [...]
Cook with a Redbird Chef alumni event, December 1
This popular event for alumni is adding a holiday twist to the menu.
Chicago Young Alumni holiday service day, November 18
Chicago Young Alumni Network is showing Redbirds care during an afternoon at Lakeview [...]
A special story by a #RedbirdFamily. Celebrate own legacy at exclusive brunch
A story of a special bond between a Redbird mother and daughter. Share your own story at [...]
BCA and LAN to celebrate Homecoming Week
Some of Illinois State’s affinity alumni groups will be a part of Homecoming this year, [...]
Wallace Leads Redbirds to Second Place after Day One of Little Rock Invitational
The Illinois State men's golf team sits in first place after the first day of the Little [...]
Redbirds Jump Eight Spots in STATS FCS Top-25 Poll
Coming off a commanding 37-21 victory over then-ranked No. 4 South Dakota for Homecoming, [...]
Helt Named MVFC Offensive Lineman Of The Week
Illinois State senior center Dean Helt was named the Missouri Valley Football Conference [...]
Men’s Golf Set to Compete at Little Rock Invitational
After being named Missouri Valley Conference Golfer of the Week, Zach Burry and the [...]
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