Redbirds Rising is supported by the National Campaign Committee, a dedicated group of volunteers with representation from throughout Illinois State and led by three co-chair couples. These volunteers help extend the reach of the University in promoting the campaign and communicating about the impact of philanthropic support, by engaging with prospective donors to encourage support of Illinois State, and providing advice and consulting with university leadership about aspects of the campaign.
Reflecting on the nearly four decades since his collegiate days ended, Jaime Flores '80 is both surprised and delighted to realize how his life remains intricately connected to his Redbird experience. Read more
Receiving the Black Colleagues Association President’s Office Book Scholarship sparked a new confidence in Ashley Shannon '18, broadcast journalism major, 2016 Homecoming queen, and 2017-2018 Student Body Vice President. Read more