Features

Honoring Larry Bird, Highlights From Game

Honoring Larry Bird, Highlights From Game

Watch videos of Indiana State honoring alumnus Larry Bird and ISU’s basketball game against Ball State.

‘God Looked Down On Us’

‘God Looked Down On Us’

Thousands of people spread out in front of the Hulman Center to cheer as Indiana State University unveiled a statue honoring Larry Bird.

Bill Walton Loves Larry Bird, Statue Placed

Bill Walton Loves Larry Bird, Statue Placed

Bill Walton discusses playing basketball with Larry Bird and a video of the Larry Bird statue being installed.

A Giant Step

A Giant Step

When Sandy Michael retired from teaching in Indiana, she found she couldn’t leave teaching behind. She went out into the world and found a new classroom in Thailand.

Tectonic Shift

Tectonic Shift

Jared Kluesner graduated in 2006 — a year later and with a different degree than he planned when a geology class opened the door to new possibilities.

Chasing the Happy Dream

Chasing the Happy Dream

Many routes exisit to fun and happiness in our lives. But what is fun? What is happiness? Indiana State psychology Professor Virgil Sheets discusses them and their impact on our lives in this question and answer session in this issue of magazine, which focuses on happiness.

Summer Fun

Summer Fun

From roller coasters to water rides, five Indiana State alumni have made fun their business at Holiday World and Splashin’ Safari in Santa Claus, Ind.

The Cost of Happiness

The Cost of Happiness

There is a cost for happiness, but it doesn’t necessarily mean just buying more gadgets and toys. For some, it’s about obtaining experiences and preparing for the future.

Active By Design

Active By Design

After leading the National Foundation on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition, Rich Killingsworth, ’87, now promotes walkable, bikeable communities for healthy lifestyles.

Running High

Running High

Mike Meehan, ’94, slipped on his sneakers and began pounding the pavement in 2008. After completing everything from 5Ks to ultramarathons, he’s now preparing for a triathlon – all in the name of fun. Also, read his column about being and running in Boston after the explosion at the Boston Marathon.