ISU Foundation News
Bill Walton discusses playing basketball with Larry Bird and a video of the Larry Bird statue being installed.
Indiana State University’s 1979 men’s basketball team will return to Hulman Center this fall for “Honoring a Legend” weekend, which will raise funds for the Larry Bird Scholarship and dedicate a larger-than-life statue of Bird.
The ISU Foundation recognized Old National Bank, Brad and Tonya Balch and Norma Grosjean for philanthropy.
A new Indiana State University program is aimed at providing children and their families with the knowledge and skills to make wise financial decisions.
The ISU Foundation Board of Directors has selected Ron Carpenter, ’77, as foundation president. Carpenter is an ISU alumnus who has 35 years of experience in not-for-profit leadership.
The Indiana State University Foundation is a recent recipient of a landscape painting entitled “Sycamores on the Wabash” by Zionsville, Ind., artist, Suzie Rachles.
The Indiana State University Foundation recently honored Todd and Beth ’97 Whitaker, The Bernard Osher Foundation and Robert ’76 and Joan ’75 Shenberger with the 2012 MARCH ON! Awards. The foundation also recognized Ruby (Shelton) Rusk ’60 with the 2012 John P. Newton Spirit of ISU Award.
The Indiana State University Foundation has announced CSW Design team as the winners of the Meis Plaza Design Competition. The team members included Andrea Cole, senior interior architecture design major from Greenfield; Sara Stetter, senior interior architecture design major from St. Anthony; and Julie Whitaker, junior human and environmental systems major from New Palestine.
Mike Blackwell has fond memories of visiting his father Mark Allen Blackwell’s office in the Federal Building and playing pinball. Now, he has named a room in honor of his father in the building being converted to offices and classrooms for the Scott College of Business.
The March On! The Campaign for Indiana State University ended with $86.7 million in support of students, faculty, programs and facilities.