Illinois State University

State News
12:51 pm
Fri May 8, 2015

Illinois State senior gets private graduation ceremony

An Illinois State University senior who planned to miss commencement for family reasons, has received a private send-off from the school's president.

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State News
12:15 pm
Wed April 15, 2015

Plane changed course before deadly Illinois crash

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A preliminary report on the airplane crash that killed seven people near Bloomington confirms the pilot unexpectedly changed course as he approached the airport.

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State News
12:00 pm
Wed April 8, 2015

ISU players, coaches mourn 7 victims of plane crash

A news conference at Illinois State University to discuss the seven school officials and fans who died in a plane crash while returning from the NCAA Tournament became a moving memorial. 

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State News
11:37 am
Mon April 6, 2015

Illinois State unveils portrait of new president

Illinois State University has unveiled a portrait of President Larry Dietz.

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State News
5:45 pm
Thu March 12, 2015

Grant will aid Illinois State research on bisphenol

The National Institutes of Health has awarded a $425,000 grant to a pair of Illinois State University researchers studying a chemical found in many food containers and other plastics. 

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State News
1:22 pm
Mon January 26, 2015

ISU student critically injured in hit-and-run

Illinois State University officials say a student has been critically injured after a hit-and-run accident.

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State News
6:54 pm
Mon October 6, 2014

ISU program develops urban teachers

Peoria and Decatur Schools will benefit from an Illinois State University project to develop teachers for urban settings.

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State News
3:06 pm
Fri October 3, 2014

Copper piping stolen from decommissioned dorm

Credit Peoria Public Radio

Illinois State University has hired a company to remove recyclables from the decommissioned Atkin Colby residence halls on the south side of campus. 

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State News
3:45 pm
Fri August 1, 2014

Broadband network at Illinois State University complete

Governor Pat Quinn is hailing the completion of a regional broadband network anchored at Illinois State University as a major technological and economic step forward.

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Education
2:32 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Former ISU President Charged With Disorderly Conduct

Former ISU President Timothy Flanagan
Credit ISU

The McLean County State's Attorney's office has filed a charge of Disorderly Conduct against former Illinois State University President Tim Flanagan. The case stems from an early December incident involving Flanagan and the then head of grounds over a lawn aeration job at the official university residence on Gregory Street. State's Attorney Jason Chambers says the Class C Misdemeanor is defined as a knowing act in such an unreasonable manner as to alarm or disturb another or to provoke a breach of the peace.

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