What drives the price of gas?

An oil executive and economist agree — the old principle of supply and demand are key to setting fuel prices.

During the winter of 2014, motorists in the United States welcomed a steep decline in the price of gasoline. What drives the price of fuel? Simply, supply and demand. “The majority of the cost to manufacture gasoline and diesel is the cost of crude o…
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What’s the future for Syria’s children?

Indiana State adjunct professor Soulaf Abas, ’08, GR ’13, works to help Syrian refugee children heal with an art and letter exchange with students in Terre Haute. Her work is described as a ray of hope in the midst of the brutality and fighting.

BY Dave Taylor


Does the American dream still exist?

Indiana State students cash in what one professor describes as a “lottery ticket” and use their college experience to discover their version of the American Dream.

BY Betsy Simon

What’s the future of electricity?

With emissions standards changing on coal-fired power plants, an Indiana State alumnus weighs in on what he envisions as our energy future.

BY Libby Roerig

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

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