Kurt Baer, ’10

State alumnus has been honored with the Fulbright Award and leaves this fall to study ethnomusicology in Thailand.

BY Judy-Anne Goldman

Language builders

Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistants get the opportunity to teach overseas, observe educational differences between here and home.

BY Kristen Kilker, '17

Linda Chezem, ’68

The first female circuit court judge in Indiana and then a State Court of Appeals judge until 1998, Linda Chezem then started a second career helping people and their families battle addiction.

BY Brian Hudgins

25 years of Nintendo

While the company has existed much longer than that, Nintendo revitalized America’s gaming market in the mid ’80s, opening future of near endless options for players to level up.

BY Betsy Simon

Jada Tompkins, ’18

As a member of the hard-working Welcome Team, Jada Tompkins doesn’t let anything stop her — including singing loudly, even though she can’t carry a tune. Jada is an English teaching major (with a creative writing minor) from Terre Haute.

BY Libby Roerig

Morgan Eckert, ’18

Move over Wonder Woman: Morgan Eckert is our new favorite super heroine. A chemistry major from Fort Wayne, Ind., Eckert is Miss Crossroads to America, has deployed twice in the Air National Guard, is slated to be a pilot in the Guard and has developed a nonprofit organization that is partnering with State to meet the needs of the community.

BY Libby Roerig