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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.
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.
After leading the National Foundation on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition, Rich Killingsworth, ’87, now promotes walkable, bikeable communities for healthy lifestyles.
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.
David Driver works each year to plan the Northwest Indiana Regional Alumni Association Golf Outing, which raises scholarship funds.
Sally Neville, ’74, finds it’s important to laugh in the face of difficult situations as she directs HIV care at the Kansas City Care Clinic and has become nationally known for her work.
Making life better through one random act at time is the goal of a group started by Indiana State alumnae and friends. Those acts also exemplify positive psychology.
For more than 40 years, Indiana State has played host to Special Olympics Indiana. Students, faculty, staff and alumni can be a part of the experience by volunteering for the games.
Laughter and joy can filter in during unexpected times, such as at a funeral. Read Caitlin Stuckey’s memories of her grandfather along with what brings Heather Salsman and Amy Kyle joy in the Alumni Feed.
Amy (Curtis) Kyle, ’97, enjoys traveling with her ISU roommate and sorority sister Stephanie Quinto, ’98. Recently, the alumnae brought their children back to experience Indiana State.