Unstoppable

After a brief adjustment period, scholar-athlete Alethia Marrero succeeds at State — both academically and on the track — including a shot at the 2016 Olympics.

BY Dave Taylor

Go Trees!

Indiana State’s nickname has taken on a life of its own, with an award-winning, lush campus landscape that provides inspiration for researchers.

BY Libby Roerig

From mentee to mentor

As a member of the ’85 championship Bears team, Brian Cabral has played for and worked with some of football’s giants. Now, he’s a giant influence on the Sycamores’ defense.

BY Brian Hudgins

Blue is … success

Forbes Magazine has recognized Indiana State on its annual list of America’s Top Colleges for the fifth year in a row while Princeton Review’s list of Best Midwestern Colleges recognized Indiana State for the 12 straight year. Washington Monthly places Indiana State at No.1 for civic engagement for the third consecutive year.

BY Dave Taylor


Dean of discipline

As the new head coach at a parochial school in South Carolina, Doug Dutton, ’92, taps the lessons from a star-studded career to help teach his football players.

BY Libby Roerig