Natalie Shanks, ’19

A communication major from Terre Haute, Natalie Shanks landed an internship with the 500 Festival this spring. Ironically, Shanks says she is a “paranoid” driver, and the festival celebrates the iconic IndyCar race.

BY Indianastate

What does diversity mean at State?

Indiana State has long had the most diverse residential student body of any public institution in the state — and programs such as student affairs and higher education, nursing and others are leading the charge to create an even more inclusive campus.

BY Sarah Kuta

Passion for percussion

A School of Music professor’s sabbatical yields an album featuring Indiana State students and faculty and arrangements by accomplished Chicago composer Regina Harris Baiocchi.

BY Betsy Simon

Wanderlust

Emeritus Professor Will Barratt starts second act — or third … or fourth, we’ve lost count — teaching in Malaysia.

BY Tay Smith, GR '18

Maggie Glowinski, ’20

An elementary education major from Indianapolis, Maggie Glowinski was selected from hundreds of applicants to be a 2018 500 Festival Princess.

BY Indianastate

Christina Holt, ’18

A senior math education major, Christina Holt of Terre Haute is a kindred spirit to Annie Oakley. Maybe that’s because she’s quick on the draw … with a pencil to solve an equation.

BY Indianastate