Setting a new standard

Indiana State’s premier athletic training program gets another boost — this time in the form of a doctorate program. Experts hope the additional credential will increase compensation in the growing field.

BY Jamina Tribbett


Scott Molander, ’16

This MBA graduate turned a temporary pop-up shop into Lids Sports Group with more than 1,000 locations throughout North America.

BY Betsy Simon

Cynthia Wagoner, ’79, GR ’86

As assistant professor of music education at East Carolina University, Cynthia Wagoner specializes in instrumental music instruction and researches music teacher identity, music integration and pedagogical theories in music education, including issues of social justice.

BY Briana Lofton


Diamond Eddie, ’18

It’s no surprise this northwest Indiana native is majoring in political science with a focus in campaigns and elections — she spent part of her summer at the Democratic National Convention. She is also pursing a minor in African and African American studies.

BY Indianastate

Brandon Tamayo, ’17

This Hammond native majoring in legal studies and minoring in public relations attended this summer’s Democratic National Convention.

BY Indianastate