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How one freshman earned $20,000+ in scholarships article thumbnailHow one freshman earned $20,000+ in scholarshipsFreshman Raquel Cuevas earned more than $20,000 in scholarships and other financial aid to attend Illinois State this year. So how did she do it? What’s her big secret to earn all that free money? ...
Video: Redbird life in Uptown Normal article thumbnailVideo: Redbird life in Uptown NormalDid you know that Bloomington-Normal regularly ranks as one of the Top 50 college towns in America? A big reason for that is Uptown Normal, a thriving hub of shops, restaurants, and transportation. ...
How to rock your college fair article thumbnailHow to rock your college fairFall is a great time to make lasting high school memories. It is also a great time to think about what’s next … college. Here are some tips to make the most of your time at a college fair. ...
School of Art hosts Pumpkinalooza carving competition article thumbnailSchool of Art hosts Pumpkinalooza carving competitionIllinois State’s Pumpkinalooza carving competition was designed to mix art students and faculty with prospective students. It was planned for an Admissions Open House day. ...
Video: Sisters share Big Red Marching Machine legacy article thumbnailVideo: Sisters share Big Red Marching Machine legacyTogether, the three Vasel sisters are part of an Illinois State marching band tradition that stretches back more than 80 years. Big Red, or BRMM, has 285 members this fall and thousands of alumni. ...

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