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The College of Business ranked among the nation's best in the latest Bloomberg Businessweek rankings, while the College of Education topped the national edTPA pass rate by 15 percentage points.

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ISU support helps student soar into his own circus major article thumbnailISU support helps student soar into his own circus majorJoshua Feinstein graduated this spring with a circus studies major, which he completed in four years despite changing directions. ...
Professor raises her voice against cancer at Wrigley Field article thumbnailProfessor raises her voice against cancer at Wrigley FieldIllinois State University voice professor and acclaimed soprano Michelle Vought sang the national anthem at Wrigley Field on May 8. ...
Shared passions fuel scholarships in School of Kinesiology and Recreation article thumbnailShared passions fuel scholarships in School of Kinesiology and RecreationPrivate giving impacts every part of Illinois State University, including the School of Kinesiology and Recreation. In all, 30 students will receive scholarships and awards this year, totaling $19,000. ...
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20 awesome graduation traditions at Illinois State article thumbnail20 awesome graduation traditions at Illinois StateAll across campus, Illinois State University's many departments, schools, and colleges honor graduating students in their own special ways. Here are 20 of our favorite ones. ...

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