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

Scott Nalls, ’98

Attending New Student Orientation prompted Scott Nalls to change his academic major — and helped him embark on a rewarding and in-demand career field, packaging engineering and technology.

BY Betsy Simon



Learning to lead

As advocates for their peers and teammates, Sycamores know leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.

BY Sarah Kuta

How are industry partners aiding career readiness?

State’s industry partnerships help shape the university’s degree offerings to align closely with workforce needs, which means students are going into in-demand fields and are prepared to hit the ground running after graduation.

BY Sarah Kuta

Maddie Orf, ’17

This star Sycamore athlete put her promising packaging career on hold to test her talents in the professional ranks of soccer.

BY Elise Lima