Evolving care

A research project to learn more about residents of the Vigo County Poor Farm shines light on the evolution of how we care for our country’s population in the most need. Indiana State is also training students to be leaders in the rapidly growing nonprofit sector.

What began as an accidental discovery during a fire department expansion has assigned dignity to a voiceless population and provided insight into how our care of the poor has changed through the generations. In the summer of 2011, the Terre Haute Fire …
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THE BUSINESS OF MUSIC

Jason Miles, ’73, has had a successful career in the music industry by working hard and being unique. Now, he encourages aspiring musicians to do the same.

BY Libby Roerig

Learning to play the game

Life isn’t always fair, and in the job market, it’s a competition, say Career Center officials. They help Sycamores work toward achieving their dreams by living in reality.

BY Sadie All, '15

Serving those who served

As retired Army major general Joe Robles Jr., ’79, retires from the top spot at USAA, he has his eye on finding new ways to give back to his country.

BY Betsy Simon

Rising through the ranks

Three alumnae — Kim Oliphant Smith, ’77, Marsha Stone, ’89, and Carolyn Mosby, ’94 — are blazing a trail of success in corporate Indianapolis.

BY Betsy Simon

Baking success

Technology grad Leigh Rowan, ’83, taps her know-how to run businesses efficiently to create a successful food truck bake shop while helping other vendors and reinventing Fort Wayne’s local food scene.

BY Libby Roerig