What does State stand for? Opportunity

Indiana State’s story is best told through its graduates and faculty. Here is one of a dozen people who exemplifies the university’s key qualities.

BY Indianastate

Leadership cues

Rhagen Smith, a junior forward on Indiana State’s women’s basketball team, says she learned a lot about herself at a recent NCAA leadership conference.

BY Dave Taylor

Carl Nicks, ’80

As manager of player relations for the Indiana Pacers, Carl Nicks says his life and career has come full circle.

BY Jackie Sheckler Finch

Jerod Adler, ’05, GR ’08

Now a judicial law clerk, this alumnus’ experience at Indiana State included a basketball scholarship and playing abroad.

BY Jackie Sheckler Finch

Chasing a championship

Athletic training alumnus Dice Yamaguchi, ’05, helps lead the San Antonio Spurs to an NBA title

BY Brian Hudgins


We knew him when…

In the late ’70s, we had the fortune of getting to know the Larry Bird of Hulman Center before the rest of the nation came to know Larry Legend.

BY Indianastate