Marta Pelrine-Bacon, ’90

An English major at Indiana State, Pelrine-Bacon says her writing interests were nurtured by professors and fellow students.

BY Jackie Sheckler Finch

Chris Pillow, ’04

A talented student-athlete playing wide receiver and second-generation Sycamore, Chris Pillow is hoping for a three-peat when it comes time for his son to go to college.

BY Jackie Sheckler Finch


DeLyn Beard, ’95, GR ’95, ’01 GR

Educator says she was very shy as a young adult, but her experiences at Indiana State helped draw her out of her shell. Now, DeLyn Beard is helping other youngsters reach their full potential.

BY Jackie Sheckler Finch

Todd Osburn, ’85

When he graduated from Indiana State University in the Class of 1985, Todd Osburn had no idea he would one day be commencement speaker for a future graduating class. “Never in my wildest dreams did I ever think that would happen.” Now a founding partner at Greyrock Capital in Chicago, Osburn will be the honored Read more…

BY Jackie Sheckler Finch

Maulik Khatadia ’06, GR ’09

As a 2009 master’s degree graduate of Indiana State’s Scott College of Business, Maulik Khatadia says his college experience prepared him well for his career and for personal success.

BY Jackie Sheckler Finch

John Michael Vincent, ’93

As host of a show described as “major market sports talk with small town common sense,” JMV traces his roots back to the little Indiana town of Owensburg, where he grew up interested in sports and radio.

BY Jackie Sheckler Finch