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Zet Tau Alpha Philanthropy Event a ‘Grand Zlam’

Zet Tau Alpha Philanthropy Event a ‘Grand Zlam’

Teams of four competed on the diamond in hopes of winning the first ever “Grand Zlam”. (Photo Courtesy Anthony Ferretti/WZND) NORMAL- ISU students and families gathered at Champion Fields Sunday afternoon for the first annual “Grand Zlam.” Hosted by the Zeta Tau ...

Anthony Ferretti

April 30th, 2018

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17-year-old arrested in connection with homicide investigation

17-year-old arrested in connection with homicide investigation

Normal Police Chief Rick Bleichner announced in a Press Conference Thursday afternoon that a 17-year-old was arrested in connection with the homicide investigation. (Photo courtesy Blake Haas/WZND) NORMAL –  After multiple gun shots rang out in the 1400 Block of E. ...

Blake Haas

April 26th, 2018

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Green Bay Packers Quarterback scores big at 25th Annual Evening of the Stars

Green Bay Packers Quarterback scores big at 25th Annual Evening of the Stars

Green Bay Packers Quarterback Aaron Rodgers highlights 25th annual Evening of the Stars on Tuesday night in Uptown Normal. (Photo courtesy Blake Haas/WZND) NORMAL – With a famous Quarterback throwing amazing passes on the football field, one National Football League ...

Blake Haas

April 24th, 2018

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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

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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

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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. 

Joi Adams

April 12th, 2018

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2017-2018 Celebrating High School Innovator’s Competition Concludes at ISU

2017-2018 Celebrating High School Innovator’s Competition Concludes at ISU

Nine teams from various high schools throughout Illinois present their ideas in a mock Shark Tank. (Photo Courtesy Anthony Ferretti/WZND) NORMAL – High school students from the Bloomington-Normal community participated in the 3rd annual Celebrating High School Innovator’s ...

Anthony Ferretti

April 9th, 2018

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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

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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

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Five Players to Leave Illinois State Women’s Basketball Team

Five Players to Leave Illinois State Women’s Basketball Team

Illinois State women’s basketball set to lose five scholarship athletes. (Photo Courtesy: Nick Sadowski/WZND) NORMAL- Five players will not be returning to the Illinois State women’s basketball team next season, according to coach Kristen Gillespie.

Nick Landi

March 30th, 2018

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