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News & Highlights

MBA student creates Running Road Trip to share national parks article thumbnailMBA student creates Running Road Trip to share national parksGuillaume Arthus plans to make his dream a reality through Running Road Trip, an ambitious project that will see him visiting 30 national parks in only 60 days. ...
Alum ready for another season as White Sox radio host article thumbnailAlum ready for another season as White Sox radio hostChris Rongey ’99, M.S. ’01, isn’t easily ruffled. For the last eight seasons as the radio host of the Chicago White Sox pregame and postgame shows, he has answered the calls of impetuous fans whose hopes, complaints, and delusional trade demands originate from a fan base that has witnessed its 2005 World Series team fade to also-rans. ...
Alumnus joins students in outreach to Uganda article thumbnailAlumnus joins students in outreach to UgandaMatthew Clifford has a passion for giving back and an interest in global events, which is not surprising given his work as an international studies teacher. ...
Video: Student teams with professor for 3-D printer business article thumbnailVideo: Student teams with professor for 3-D printer businessThe $51,000 prize that Rob Martin won last fall helped get his 3-D printing business off the ground. But Martin's business might not exist at all if had never met his faculty mentor, David Kennell/ ...
Three alums play news, TV roles at Sochi Olympics article thumbnailThree alums play news, TV roles at Sochi OlympicsThey may not be competing in any sports, but Illinois State University’s team of alumni will be playing key roles in Sochi when the Winter Olympic Games begin. ...

Coming Soon

Deadlines

4/14/14 Last day for Master's students planning to graduate in May to submit Right to Defend materials to the Graduate School

Defenses

4/15 11:00 AM McCormick Hall 250F, Master's Thesis, Ashley Keck
4/15 3:30 PM Fell Hall 140, Master's Thesis, Sarah Biehl
4/15 5:00 PM Center for Visual Arts, University Galleries, Gallery 3, MFA Thesis, Brittany Culkowski
4/16 11:00 AM McCormick Hall 159, Master's Thesis, Jessica Wooldridge
4/17 3:00 PM Center for Visual Arts, University Galleries, Gallery 2, MFA Thesis, Marissa Webb
4/17 5:00 PM Fell Hall 53, Master's Thesis, Amber Pineda
4/17 9:30 AM DeGarmo Hall 304, Doctoral Dissertation, Toni Waggoner, "The Effects of the Property Tax Extension Limitation Law Adjustment and Hold Harmless Provision on Equity in the Illinois General State Aid Funding System, 2000-2011"
4/18 9:30 AM, DeGarmo Hall 304, Doctoral Dissertation, David Martin, Learning to Practice Leadership for Social Justice:  An Autoethnography"
4/18 10:00 AM, DeGarmo Hall 404, Master's Thesis, Jessica Oseland
4/18 1:00 PM DeGarmo Hall 551, Master's Thesis, Clayton Theisinger
4/18 1:00 PM DeGarmo Hall 504, Master's Thesis, Jennifer Arms
4/18 2:00 PM Schroeder Hall 441A, Master's Thesis, John Navarro
4/18 12:00 PM Schroeder Hall 441A, Master's Thesis,  Chiara L. Keune
4/21 12:15 PM Felmley Science Annex 138, Master's Thesis, Christine J. Hodges
4/21 1:00 PM Schroeder Hall 203, Master's Thesis, Cori Rich
4/21 1:00 PM Student Fitness Center and McCormick Hall (SFCM) 186, Master's Thesis, Lisa Becharas
4/22 9:00 AM Stevenson Hall 409G, Master's Thesis, Kayla Bruce
4/22 2:00 PM Julian Hall 214E, Master's Thesis, Alisha N. Morganthaler
4/22 2:00 PM Fell Hall 446, Master's Thesis, Jacob Nickell
4/22 2:15 PM Old Union 129, Master's Thesis, Andrew Geil
4/22 5:00 PM Schroeder Hall 396, Master's Thesis, Jeffrey Painter
4/23 12:00 PM Student Fitness Center and McCormick Hall (SFCM) 159, Master's Thesis, Katelyn Persoage
4/24 12:30 PM DeGarmo Hall 232E, Master's Thesis, Jacob B. Chacko
4/24 2:00 PM Old Union 133, Master's Thesis, Garret W. Slack
4/24 2:30 PM Ropp Agriculture Building 125C Conference Room, Master's Thesis, Zachary D. Gass
4/24 3:00 PM Science Laboratory Building 330, Master's Thesis, Caisie Bazer
4/24 3:15 PM Stevenson Hall 409G, Master's Thesis, Katherine L. DuBois
4/25 1:30 PM DeGarmo Hall 435F, Master's Thesis, John Cayer

Scholarships

Now Applications accepted for Diversity Tuition Waivers

Meetings

Graduate Council meeting
4/22/14, 
Williams 112

Graduate Coordinator meeting
4/23/14, Williams 128

GCC Meeting
4/29/14, Moulton 102C

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