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Video: Illinois State shines in latest College Scorecard article thumbnailVideo: Illinois State shines in latest College ScorecardIllinois State’s high graduation rate and alumni earning power, coupled with its average cost, put the University in some elite company on the U.S. Department of Education’s latest College Scorecard. Read More
Photos: Jane Lynch visits Illinois State for Founders Day article thumbnailPhotos: Jane Lynch visits Illinois State for Founders DayOur favorite photos from Illinois State University Founders Day 2017, including a visit by honorary doctoral degree recipient and alumna Jane Lynch. Read More
Illinois State construction management alumni reach for the sky article thumbnailIllinois State construction management alumni reach for the skyIllinois State alumni have been hired to oversee the construction of a luxury residential building in the heart of Chicago.  Read More
MCN ranks first in NCLEX-RN pass rates for Baccalaureate Degree state schools in Illinois article thumbnailMCN ranks first in NCLEX-RN pass rates for Baccalaureate Degree state schools in IllinoisGraduates of Illinois State University Mennonite College of Nursing (MCN) achieved a 94 percent pass rate on the national nursing licensure examination (NCLEX-RN) for 2016.  Read More
Alumna rises to top in global speech competition article thumbnailAlumna rises to top in global speech competitionKim (Behrens) Kaufman has mastered what most dread: public speaking. The 2008 School of Communication graduate competed in the Toastmasters International World Championship of Public Speaking in 2016, finishing in the top 10.  Read More

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