Kathleen Fitzpatrick, director of digital humanities and professor of English at Michigan State University, will discuss ways scholars can build sustainable research communities and increase public participation in the humanities with her presentation, "Working in Public: Open Scholarship and Generous Thinking" at 5:30 p.m. October 25, in the Circus Room of the Bone Student Center.
Mark Steinberg will present "The Russian Revolution as Utopian Leap" at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, in the Old Main Room of the Bone Student Center. Steinberg is a professor in the Department of History, as well as the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and the Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory, at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Star of the CBS TV series, "Hunted" Theresa Payton, will present an address as part of the Adlai E. Stevenson Memorial Lecture Series at 7:30 p.m. October 29, in the Prairie Room of the Bone Student Center.
Children and grandchildren of all ISU faculty, staff, retirees and students are invited to participate in the Children's Holiday Party taking place from 6-8 p.m. Friday, December 7, 2018, at Horton Field House. Registration opens Nov. 1.
Don't forget to participate in the Illinois State University Founders Day celebration on Thursday, February 21, 2019. Founders Day is a time to reflect upon Illinois State's heritage and its vision. It is also a day to honor the many accomplishments of our faculty, staff members and students. During Founders Day 2019, Illinois State will honor such traditions as the bell-ringing ceremony and Convocation. We will also showcase our outstanding academic colleges and the departments that provide support for the…