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Re-Believing Peter Elbow: An English class meets a legend. The students in the class “Major Figures in the Teaching of Writing” did more than read the work of a pioneer of teaching writing, they talked with the man himself. [Read the rest]
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Illinois State University announces third Fulbright Student Award for 2018-2019. Illinois State University students Benicia Colon, Kylie Ashton Maurer, and Sydney Velez received Fulbright U.S. Student Program awards for the 2018-2019 academic year from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. [Read the rest]
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PRESS 254 launches chapbooks by ISU alumni. The Publications Unit's PRESS 254 hosted a standing-room only evening of poetry on May 3 to launch two new chapbooks by alumni.  [Read the rest]
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Transfer student inspired by Latin program. Allison Madura talks about her choice to study Latin, and her work on an illustrated manuscript form Milner Library. [Read the rest]
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