If you are using a screen reader and playing the audio player, please pause the audio player first before going from page to page, because it might cause problems with the screen reader program.

Home Page News

Jaelyn Keene to continue Volleyball career at UAB

Jaelyn Keene to continue Volleyball career at UAB

Redbird Senior Jaelyn Keene signed her letter of intent to play beach volleyball during a press conference last week. (Photo Courtesy Shelby Hild/Redbird Athletics) NORMAL –Illinois State University Senior Jaelyn Keene has officially signed to play beach volleyball for the ...

Anthony Ferretti

April 20th, 2018

No comments

Redbirds fall to Cougars in extra innings

Redbirds fall to Cougars in extra innings

The Redbirds took a hard fought defeat in extra innings Tuesday against Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. (Photo courtesy GoRedbirds.com) NORMAL – Illinois State fails to win in extra innings against the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Cougars. The ...

WZND Newsroom

April 18th, 2018

No comments

Choose to Shine- more than just a fashion show

Choose to Shine- more than just a fashion show

Participants gather for the finale of the Choose to Shine Down Syndrome Fashion Show on April 15, 2018 (photo courtesy Sarah Feltes/WZND) NORMAL- On Sunday April 15th, spectators and models gathered in the Prairie Room of the Bone Student Center for a fashion show. But this ...

Sarah Feltes

April 17th, 2018

No comments

Chi Omega set to put on ‘March Madness’ on Saturday

Chi Omega set to put on ‘March Madness’ on Saturday

Chi Omega’s March Madness philanthropy event will be held on Saturday. (Photo courtesy March Madness/Facebook) Normal- Chi Omega’s Rho Kappa Chapter at ISU is holding its 42nd annual March Madness dance competition this Saturday, April 14. March Madness is a dance ...

Trisha Fischer

April 12th, 2018

No comments

ISU Students Celebrate National Cheese Fondue Day

ISU Students Celebrate National Cheese Fondue Day

Illinois State students gathered on the Quad on Wednesday to celebrate National Cheese Fondue Day. (Photo courtesy Joi Adams/WZND) NORMAL – No cheesy joke here, Illinois State University students gathered on the Quad on Wednesday to celebrate National Cheese Fondue Day. 

WZND Newsroom

April 12th, 2018

No comments

Illinois State baseball falls to Illinois in in-state battle

Illinois State baseball falls to Illinois in in-state battle

Illinois State baseball coaches and players line up for the national anthem before Tuesday’s game at Illinois. (Photo Courtesy: Will Farlow/WZND) NORMAL- In a battle between two in-state rivals, Illinois State baseball fell to Illinois 4-2 Tuesday at Illinois Field in ...

WZND Newsroom

April 10th, 2018

No comments

YMCA Set for the Annual Strong Kids Campaign

YMCA Set for the Annual Strong Kids Campaign

A group of children playing soccer together during a previous Strong Kids Campaign.  (Photo Courtesy Bloomington-Normal YMCA/Facebook) BLOOMINGTON – The YMCA is continuing to make preparations in advance of its annual Strong Kids Campaign, set to kick off later this coming ...

Anthony Ferretti

April 8th, 2018

No comments

Women’s History Cultural Dinner 2018

Women’s History Cultural Dinner 2018

Gabourey Sidibe talks to dinner attendees inside the Brown Ballroom on the campus of ISU, for the 2018 Women’s History Cultural Dinner. (Photo courtesy Joi Adams/WZND). NORMAL – Students, Faculty, Alumni and Guests gathered in the Brown Ballroom on the campus of ...

WZND Newsroom

April 8th, 2018

No comments

Milik Yarbrough decides to stay at ISU for senior season

Milik Yarbrough decides to stay at ISU for senior season

Milik Yarbrough attended a press conference on April 2nd to talk about his decision to stay. (Photo by WZND Multi-media) NORMAL – Milik Yarbrough has announced his decision to stay on the Illinois State Men’s Basketball team for his senior season. Yarbrough ...

Clayton Baracani

April 2nd, 2018

No comments

Deaf Advocate winning more than Competitions

Deaf Advocate winning more than Competitions

Former America’s Next Top Model winner uses his platform to be a mentor for the deaf community. (Photo Courtesy Anthony Ferretti/WZND) NORMAL – The Student Access and Accommodation Services hosted Nyle DiMarco Thursday evening as part of the Presidential Speaker ...

Anthony Ferretti

March 30th, 2018

No comments