Building abroad

Sometimes the best lessons — even for an accomplished scholar like Alethia Marrero — come when you push outside your comfort zone.

BY Libby Roerig

What is the impact of the world’s billionaires?

More than 100 years ago, J.D. Rockefeller became the world’s first billionaire — and changed our economy forever. Today’s richest people affect our daily lives, from the phone we use to the price tag on our lawn mower.

BY Betsy Simon

Blazing a trail

Sycamore who was the Indiana Department of Corrections’ first paid summer intern wowed her supervisors. “She has a great future,” according to the internship coordinator.

BY Kristen Kilker, '17

The greater picture

What started as a Sycamore’s summer research project into phosphorus levels 93 million years ago could shed light on why fertilizer runoff creates “dead zones” around the world.

BY Elise Lima

How has State’s legacy changed?

There have been name changes, several mascots and a cast of new school colors, but through it all Indiana State has remained steadfast in its mission to make higher education accessible to Hoosiers for almost as long as Indiana has been a state.

BY Betsy Simon

Law and order

State’s criminology and criminal justice program is the university’s most popular major — and faculty are working to make it even more popular.

BY Elise Lima, '16

What is the future of policing?

Incidents of police shooting suspects, officers being targeted and changes in technology create a complicated — and, often, increasingly tense — scenario for communities to grapple.

BY Libby Roerig