Research-based policing

Analyzing where and when crime occurs helps law enforcement determine how best to respond to the incidents and focus their resources to make communities safer.

BY Libby Roerig

Cultivating leadership

Sororities and fraternities offer a place for strong social bonds, but they also improve academic performance and give aspiring leaders a chance to hone their skills.

BY Betsy Simon


A test of endurance

Indiana State University’s Tracy Osborne and Cody Inskeep achieved the biggest outdoor adventure of their lives last fall: a 26-day, 260-mile hike across the forests, deserts and mountains of California.

BY Elise Lima

Chance encounter

Georgianna Duarte is Indiana State’s first endowed chair and named professorship. Her career in education was inspired by the mentorship of a Benedictine nun.

BY Betsy Simon

Healing stronger

The basketball brotherhood helps Bronson Kessinger get back in the fray.

BY Brian Hudgins

The bucket list

The dad of an Indiana State student keeps his word and goes back to school after losing — or, winning? — a bet with his daughter.

BY Betsy Simon