Posts Tagged ‘education’

Awards And Recognition – Fall 2013

Awards And Recognition – Fall 2013

An alumnus took his team to a national championship and a public safety officer at the university received an award for bravery.

Inspiring World Exploration

Inspiring World Exploration

Bob and Jan Jerry support study abroad opportunities for ISU education students.

Alumni Updates — Summer 2013

Alumni Updates — Summer 2013

A recent graduate’s class at La Porte High School is impacting its school through kindness. Another education alumnus is impacting future teachers through an educational bestseller.

Traveling Doctorate

Traveling Doctorate

With a history of preparing Indiana’s educators since 1870, Indiana State’s Bayh College of Education continues to help Hoosier educators attain their goals and impact their local communities and schools through a traveling doctoral program for administrators.

Alumni Updates — Winter 2013

Alumni Updates — Winter 2013

An alumna has turned to ISU twice when she wanted to change her life. Two other alumni have been lauded for their teaching.

Feed the Arts, Starve a Recession?

Feed the Arts, Starve a Recession?

Government funding of the arts has been the bane of many U.S. politicians — and taxpayers, too — for years, but by starving the arts could we just be sinking the economy even further? The article examines funding of the arts and the importance of the arts in education.

‘A Public Service’

‘A Public Service’

Terry and Brenda Ball, ’73, GR ’74 and GR ’75, fell in love at Indiana State, but a ferocious Midwest winter sent them south to Georgia. There they’ve encountered wild weather of a different type.

Changing Lives

Changing Lives

This issue of the magazine examines different aspects of crime and punishment including, the cost of educating prisoners, an outlaw who kept a safe house in Terre Haute, and an alumnus who spent his career working for the FBI. Spend time with a university employee who can determine personality through handwriting and a professor who uses Shakespeare to help prisoners change their lives.

Alumni of the Future — Spring 2012

Alumni of the Future — Spring 2012

Making movies, helping minority students study education and conducting research in Botswana are all part of ISU students’ lives.

Beaver Resets Her Compass

Beaver Resets Her Compass

Melanie Beaver (BA’93, MED’98) returned to her middle school classroom in August after a year sabbatical she spent as a clinical faculty associate at Indiana State University, starting her doctorate at ISU and a summer pursuing her passion through a Lilly Endowment Teacher Creativity grant.