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


Sumar Racing: Terre Haute’s team

If you lived in the greater Terre Haute area in the 1950s, chances are you were a fan of the Sumar Racing Team.

BY Vigo County Historical Society archives

Gary Morris, ’75

Gary Morris is president and chief operating officer of Clabber Girl, the brand that helped usher in the modern era of racing at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

BY Libby Roerig