How do Sycamores give thanks?

With the help of Indiana State’s Center for Community Engagement, we talked to six individuals who give thanks to the community through civic service and other acts of kindness.

BY Kristen Kilker

Growing up on the practice field

Indiana State alumnus Donovan Wheeler, ’91, GR ’08, recalls ‘getting his face smashed’ by assistant football coach Sean Payton — and considers it just one of the many wonderful things the university did for him.

BY Donovan Wheeler, '91, GR '08

A turning point

Indiana State alumnus and author John Bicknell, ’82, says America could be very different today, if the presidential election of 1844 had gone a different way.

BY Libby Roerig

Chasing a championship

Athletic training alumnus Dice Yamaguchi, ’05, helps lead the San Antonio Spurs to an NBA title

BY Brian Hudgins

Operation: Bat Research

Research by Indiana State graduate students in North Carolina and Tennessee aims to save the rarest of bat species.

BY Libby Roerig

Making the grade

Indiana teachers continue their education, despite a recently nixed pay incentive.

BY Betsy Simon

Is Peace Possible?

Diplomacy is an expensive, long-term effort of which it often takes generations to see the results. With peace at stake, is it possible for us all to get along?

BY Libby Roerig