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Dean Simpson congratulates a CAS graduate
An invitation to celebrate Dean Greg Simpson. A retirement reception for Dean Gregory Simpson will be from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 3, in the Circus Room of the Bone Student Center. [Read the rest]
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Harris, Miller-Ott, and Wood are 2017-2018 Outstanding Teachers. Professor Allison Harris, Professor Aimee Miller-Ott, and Professor Amy Wood are the 2017-2018 Outstanding College Teachers. [Read the rest]
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Two students from Illinois State University recognized as Goldwater Scholars. Torrey Saxton and Jonathan Unger from the University’s Department of Physics have been recognized by the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence Foundation. [Read the rest]
Man and woman embracing, but man looking at his cell phone
Main Street College to explore impacts of technology on relationships, April 16. Professor Aimee Miller-Ott will present "So Close, Yet so Far: Staying connected when your cell phone pulls you away," on Monday, April 16 at 7 p.m. in Room 118 at the ISU Alumni Center.  [Read the rest]
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2018 Merit Scholarships for freshmen and transfer students

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ISU Physics Discovery Day!

The Physics Department at Illinois State University invites high school students to Physics Discovery Day. You'll have the opportunity to participate in hands-on physics activities, meet current students and faculty, and tour the department. Parents and teachers are also welcome.

ISU Physics Discovery Day was January 27, 2018. For further information, check the Discovery Day web page.


Spring 2018 Colloquium Series
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Podcast: Uncommon Knowledge

Dr. Jay Ansher Dr. Jay Ansher co-hosts the Uncommon Knowledge podcast, which tackles everyday science, busts myths, and entertains as well. Produced by WGLT public radio.
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The podcast is available on iTunes.