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Graphic design alum begins a magical career at Disney article thumbnailGraphic design alum begins a magical career at DisneyNew Illinois State University graduate Nicole Cihock was hired as an art director for Disney’s in-house advertising agency, Yellow Shoes Creative Group. She creates promotional material for Disney Parks and Resorts. ...
New bike rental service launches March 20 article thumbnailNew bike rental service launches March 20The Town of Normal is launching a new public bike sharing service on March 20 that will include four rental stations on the Illinois State University campus. ...
Students research skeletal remains to understand Pre-Columbian people article thumbnailStudents research skeletal remains to understand Pre-Columbian peopleIn the 1970s, the skeletal remains of about 120 Native Americans were retrieved from an ancient mound complex on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River valley in Western Illinois.  ...
Red Alert leaders take cheering and yelling to new level article thumbnailRed Alert leaders take cheering and yelling to new levelRed Alert yell leaders worked all basketball season to create an exciting atmosphere in Redbird Arena, and it's helped the team to its best season in almost two decades. ...
Redbirds look to make history with defense article thumbnailRedbirds look to make history with defenseThe Illinois State men's basketball team looks to make a run at the conference tournament and punch their ticket to the NCAA tournament for the first time in 19 years.  ...

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