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Busting Bat Myths Is Theme of Festival Set for Sept. 16

Indiana State University’s Center for Bat Research, Outreach and Conservation will "bust bat myths" when it hosts the 11th annual Indiana Bat Festival on Sept. 16. The festival, held on Indiana State’s campus and Dobbs Park, will include talks...
8-Sep-2017 2:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Gala to Benefit State Works Scholarship Program

The cost of a college education came with sticker shock for Nuri Rodriguez and she knew she needed to address it from the start of her freshmen year at Indiana State University.
21-Aug-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Indiana State Boosts Local Economy by $334M, Study Finds

The university contributed more than $334 million and created or supported 4 percent of all jobs in the Wabash Valley. Statewide, Indiana State's total 2016 impact resulted in 4,537 jobs with earnings of $171.94 million and output of $410.79 million...
13-Jun-2017 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Engineering Degree to Be Offered at Indiana State

The Indiana Commission for Higher Education approved Indiana State University’s request to offer a Bachelor of Science in engineering on Thursday, June 8.
8-Jun-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Cybersecurity Firm Trains Sycamores for High-Tech Heroics

Indiana State University Professor Bill Mackey aims to combine users' behavioral causes of cybercrime with criminological research to prevent cyber attacks.
12-Apr-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Beck’s Partners with Indiana State for Unmanned Systems Training

Beck's, the largest family-owned retail seed company in the United States, announced today a collaboration with Indiana State University to train pilots to operate unmanned aerial vehicles within the new legal structure established by the Federal...
5-Apr-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Indiana State Social Work Students to Help Young Mothers

The Indiana State University social work department and Next Step will work with Rockville Correctional Facility in west-central Indiana, providing mentorship for women nearing release.
28-Feb-2017 6:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Indiana State Professors Use Survey to Assess HPV Knowledge, Develop Educational Initiatives

With a passion to advance the HPV conversation to include research related to HPV epidemiology, transmission and inclusion of oropharyngeal and other HPV-associated cancers, Professors Whitney Blondeau has teamed up with Olabode Ayodele to raise...
29-Nov-2016 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Lone Wolf Terrorists Target Police More, but Attacks Not More Frequent

Lone wolf terrorist attacks are not on the rise as popular culture might lead one to believe — but the attacks are more personal, use high-velocity firearms and targeting military and police.
18-Sep-2014 9:05 AM EDT

Beware ‘Homegrown' Jihadists, Terrorism Expert Says

The greatest threat for retaliation in the wake of Osama bin Laden's death comes from "homegrown" jihadists rather than "Al-Quaida Central," ISU criminology professor Mark Hamm said.
3-May-2011 1:30 PM EDT

Iraq Must Address Void Created by Exodus of Middle Class, Professionals

Bassam Yousif, associate professor of economics at Indiana State University, grew up in Iraq until he emigrated to the United Kingdom when he was 14. He says for conditions in Iraq to improve, the nation must address the void left from millions of...
3-Mar-2011 1:15 PM EST

Prof Predicts Republicans to Gain Control of 11 State Legislative Chambers

An Indiana State University professor who has accurately predicted elections in 2006 and 2008, has forecasted that Republicans will gain control of 11 state legislative chambers in this year’s elections.
14-Sep-2010 10:50 AM EDT

Professor Gives Tips on Handling Cyberbullying, Sexting

Parents should be more involved in their children’s online activities and know what to do if their child is being bullied in cyberspace or engaging in sexting.
17-Aug-2010 11:00 AM EDT

Professor Tells New Tales About Mark Twain

Pulitzer-prize nominee and ISU Professor of English Michael Shelden has released a fourth biography. After spending years interviewing celebrities, Shelden returned to writing the sorts of stories he enjoys most.
26-Jan-2010 3:40 PM EST

Professor Uses H1N1 as a Teaching Tool

A suspected case of H1N1 reported on the ISU campus this week led one professor to alter the curriculum of her class on communicable diseases. Students are now working to educate the campus about the disease.
10-Sep-2009 3:00 PM EDT

Political Science Expert Available for Vice Presidential Announcement

An Indiana State University political science professor is available for comment on the naming of a running mate for the presumptive presidential nominees.
21-Aug-2008 12:05 PM EDT

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