Once the Illinois State University board of trustees sets tuition rates for this fall's new students, those students will be guaranteed those rates through summer 2025.
“Mandating a COVID vaccine is the most effective strategy we have, especially as we try to reach herd immunity," said Isabel Samuel, a master’s student in theater and dance at ISU.
Here is information on upcoming college and university graduation ceremonies in Bloomington-Normal, Lincoln and Eureka.
McLean County educators saw positives in President Joe Biden's proposal for a free community college program, but they want more details.
Although the print version of The Vidette is ending, "the journalism doesn't go away," said general manager John Plevka.
About 3,000 2020 and 2021 ISU graduates have signed up to take part in a walk across the stage, preserving one in-person commencement tradition.
Illinois State University officials are about to ask trustees to take a big risk. They say a college of engineering will address unmet workforce needs, boost enrollment and make ISU a more comprehensive university.
Professors in Bloomington-Normal see passion for the environment among students studying renewable energy and related fields.
The strike authorization vote that received a resounding "yes" vote from the Illinois State University Graduate Workers Union is only one step toward a strike.
The award recognizes alumni who demonstrate exceptional achievement in their profession and make a positive impact on their community.
Making a difference has always been a big part of Earth Day since it was first celebrated in 1970. This year, community organizations in Bloomington-Normal are providing several opportunities to make a difference and also learn.
John McHale recently won the award for Best Film Screenplay Written by a Faculty Member by the Broadcast Education Association.
It may be homecoming weekend for Illinois State University, but to some uptown business owners, the spirit and general excitement associated with it are missing — along with the usual economic boost.
Margot Lee Shetterly sees "echoes of the past in the present." She is gratified to see these women receiving he attention they deserve.
Although the virtual Gamma Phi Circus will miss an in-person crowd, it will be able to reach a wider audience while practicing pandemic safety.
During the public comment segment at the start of the meeting doctoral student Trevor Rhykerd criticized what he described as an undemocratic “secretive, top-down, authoritarian approach.”
The strike authorization vote taking place this week among members of the Graduate Workers Union at Illinois State University does not mean a strike is imminent.
A publication that has survived the turn of two centuries, the Great Depression, two World Wars, JFK, MLK, 9/11, 17 university presidents and the growth of a college of about 800 students to 25 times that today, the ink-on-paper Vidette is about to go online only.
The Illinois State University board of trustees will have a special meeting at noon Tuesday, but only for the purpose of entering a closed session as part of the presidential search committee.
Illinois State University is looking at the possibility of a slight increase in the cost of attending school but has not developed a specific proposal on which the board of trustees will act at its May 7 meeting.
Three nursing professors with a passion for teaching each received a $10,000 Nurse Educator Fellowship and have plans for research and curriculum development.
Illinois State sophomore Antonio Reeves is putting his name in the NBA Draft, but said he could return next season with the Redbirds.
"The stimulus checks will undoubtedly have a positive influence on the local economy as individuals frequent local establishments with more disposable income," an Illinois State University assistant professor said.
Increased vaccination rates and availability are breeding optimism for a return to a more normal in-person experience on campus.