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The quad is an open space in the center of many of Illinois State University’s academic and administrative buildings. Students can spend their free time on the Quad playing sports or hanging out with friends.

Past Events

June 2016

Concerts on the Quad: Roundstone Buskers

Date:
Monday, June 27th 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The season opens with traditional and contemporary Celtic music performed by this acoustic power trio.

July 2016

Concerts on the Quad: 33rd Illinois Regiment Band

Date:
Monday, July 4th 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Celebrate the Fourth with the authentic reenactment of the Civil War-era band that was mustered at Illinois State Normal University in 1861.

Concerts on the Quad: Harpeth Rising

Date:
Monday, July 11th 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Revel in the return of three classically trained musicians playing original music, as intricately arranged as a string quartet, lyrically rooted in the singer/songwriter tradition, and wrapped in three-part vocal harmonies reminiscent of both Appalachia and Medieval Europe.

Concerts on the Quad: Evening of Jazz

Date:
Monday, July 18th 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Enjoy a night of contemporary jazz featuring Tom Marko and the Inner Light playing music from their upcoming CD release on Summit Records.

Concerts on the Quad: Singing Under the Stars

Date:
Monday, July 25th 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Illinois State University faculty and guests sing favorites from the operatic and Broadway stages.

August 2016

Welcome Week-Information Station Open

Date:
Wednesday, August 17th 2016
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Need help finding a campus building or resource? Need to know what's happening next on the Welcome Week schedule? The Welcome Week interns will be available to answer any question you may have. Schroeder Plaza

Welcome Week-Information Station Open

Date:
Thursday, August 18th 2016
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Need help finding a campus building or resource? Need to know what's happening next on the Welcome Week schedule? The Welcome Week interns will be available to answer any question you may have. Schroeder Plaza

Welcome Week-Summer Bash

Date:
Thursday, August 18th 2016
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Relax on the Quad with a cool drink and snacks, play some of your favorite summer games, take your picture on the big red chair and enjoy music provided by WZND, the student-run radio station. Sponsored by Schnucks. Quad (rain location Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center)

Welcome Week-Classroom Tours

Date:
Thursday, August 18th 2016
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bring your class schedule to the Information Station for a guided tour of your classroom locations. Meet at Information Tent on Schroeder Plaza

Welcome Week-ISU Block Party

Date:
Thursday, August 18th 2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for free food, fun and music! Activities include make your own bamboo pot, henna tattoos, yard games and much more. Sponsored by Hy-Vee, Jason's Deli and Insomnia Cookies. Quad (rain location Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center)

Welcome Week-Throwback Thursday: Movie Shrek

Date:
Thursday, August 18th 2016
Time:
9:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Bring a blanket and settle in for a throwback to your childhood with a film and snacks. Quad (Rain location: Capen Auditorium, Edwards Hall)

Welcome Week-Information Station Open

Date:
Friday, August 19th 2016
Time:
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Need help finding a campus building or resource? Need to know what's happening next on the Welcome Week schedule? The Welcome Week interns will be available to answer any question you may have. Schroeder Plaza

Welcome Week-Community Service Project

Date:
Friday, August 19th 2016
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join your fellow students in completing a community service project on campus. Quad (rain location Bowling & Billiards Center)

Welcome Week-Reggie’s Backyard BBQ

Date:
Friday, August 19th 2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Showcase your vocal talents by performing your favorite song with a live band while enjoying hamburgers and hot dogs provided by Campus Dining Services. Activities include air-brushed phone covers, glitter tattoos, yard games, mini golf and more. Sponsored by Chick-Fil-A Normal. Quad (rain location Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center)

Welcome Week-Veteran and Military Connected Students Kickoff Picnic

Date:
Saturday, August 20th 2016
Time:
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Veterans, active military, and members of the National Guard or Selected Reserve and their families are invited to connect, learn about campus and community resources and have fun. Members of Veterans at Illinois State and Omega Delta Sigma (national veterans fraternity) will be available to answer questions you may have about academics and campus life. Quad (rain location Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center)

Welcome Week-Information Station Open/Classroom Tours

Date:
Saturday, August 20th 2016
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Need help finding a campus building or resource? Need to know what's next in the Welcome Week schedule? Our Welcome Week interns will be available to answer any question you may have. Bring your class schedule for a guided tour of classroom locations. Schroeder Plaza

Welcome Week-Concert on the Quad

Date:
Saturday, August 20th 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Head to the Quad for free pizza, live music from hip-hop/pop violinist Josh Vietti and fun activities including photo dry erase boards, balloon artists and yard games. Sponsored by Papa John?s. Quad (rain location Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center)

Up Late at State – Glow it Up

Start:
Saturday, August 20th 2016
9:00 pm
End:
Sunday, August 21st 2016
12:00 am

9 p.m. - Midnight Up Late @ State Glow It Up! Finish your Saturday with some glow in the dark, late-night fun! Come to the Quad for free glow in the dark items, food, dancing, Gamma Phi Circus and much more. Quad and Milner Plaza (rain location Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center)

Welcome Week-Kickoff’ Que

Date:
Sunday, August 21st 2016
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join Diversity Advocacy for a cookout with free food, music, and fun. Make new friends, meet faculty and staff, and get a preview of multicultural, LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) and Greek-lettered organizations. Quad (rain location Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center)

Campus Recreation Student Employment Recruitment Session

Date:
Monday, August 22nd 2016
Time:
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

We will be hiring for the following positions during the August session: Adventure Specialist, Climbing Wall Supervisor, Facility Assistant, Graphic Designer, Group Fitness Instructor, Intramural Official, Lifeguard, Marketing Assistant, Personal Trainer, Sport Club Supervisor, Team Building Facilitator, Trip Leader

Campus Recreation Student Employment Recruitment Session

Date:
Monday, August 22nd 2016
Time:
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

We will be hiring for the following positions during the August session: Adventure Specialist, Climbing Wall Supervisor, Facility Assistant, Graphic Designer, Group Fitness Instructor, Intramural Official, Lifeguard, Marketing Assistant, Personal Trainer, Sport Club Supervisor, Team Building Facilitator, Trip Leader

Campus Recreation Student Employment Recruitment Session

Date:
Tuesday, August 23rd 2016
Time:
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

We will be hiring for the following positions during the August session: Adventure Specialist, Climbing Wall Supervisor, Facility Assistant, Graphic Designer, Group Fitness Instructor, Intramural Official, Lifeguard, Marketing Assistant, Personal Trainer, Sport Club Supervisor, Team Building Facilitator, Trip Leader

Campus Recreation Student Employment Recruitment Session

Date:
Tuesday, August 23rd 2016
Time:
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

We will be hiring for the following positions during the August session: Adventure Specialist, Climbing Wall Supervisor, Facility Assistant, Graphic Designer, Group Fitness Instructor, Intramural Official, Lifeguard, Marketing Assistant, Personal Trainer, Sport Club Supervisor, Team Building Facilitator, Trip Leader

September 2016

Festival ISU

Date:
Thursday, September 1st 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Discover Campus Life! There will be student organizations, community vendors, and campus departments. It'll be a fun day on the Quad! Be sure to keep up to date with the University Program Board (UPB)! Website: http://upb.illinoisstate.edu/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UPB.IllinoisState Twitter: https://twitter.com/ISU_UPB Instagram: http://instagram.com/isuupb If you require accommodations to participate in this program, please contact the University Program Board at (309) 438-8814 with sufficient time for arrangement.

SWAT Wellness Gazebo – Festival ISU on the Quad

Date:
Thursday, September 1st 2016
Time:
10:30 am - 3:30 pm

The Wellness Gazebo is a portable gazebo that provides health and wellness information to Illinois State students, faculty, and staff. Condoms and quit smoking kits are available for FREE, along with other resources and giveaways. The Wellness Gazebo is staffed by trained Illinois State University student volunteers, the Student Wellness Ambassador Team (SWAT). The gazebo is located on campus each week, usually on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. For any questions feel free to contact Amanda Papinchock at 438-1873 or ajpapin@ilstu.edu

SWAT Wellness Gazebo – Central Quad

Date:
Wednesday, September 14th 2016
Time:
10:30 am - 2:30 pm

The Wellness Gazebo is a portable gazebo that provides health and wellness information to Illinois State students, faculty, and staff. Condoms and quit smoking kits are available for FREE, along with other resources and giveaways. The Wellness Gazebo is staffed by trained Illinois State University student volunteers, the Student Wellness Ambassador Team (SWAT). The gazebo is located on campus each week, usually on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. For any questions feel free to contact Amanda Papinchock at 438-1873 or ajpapin@ilstu.edu

Character Day on the Quad!

Date:
Thursday, September 22nd 2016
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Health Promotion and Wellness staff will be on the Quad from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. with a photo booth, ball pit, and more on Schroeder Plaza!

October 2016

SWAT Wellness Gazebo – Central Quad

Date:
Wednesday, October 5th 2016
Time:
10:30 am - 2:30 pm

The Wellness Gazebo is a portable gazebo that provides health and wellness information to Illinois State students, faculty, and staff. Condoms and quit smoking kits are available for FREE, along with other resources and giveaways. The Wellness Gazebo is staffed by trained Illinois State University student volunteers, the Student Wellness Ambassador Team (SWAT). The gazebo is located on campus each week, usually on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. For any questions feel free to contact Amanda Papinchock at 438-1873 or ajpapin@ilstu.edu

Wishbone Fundraising Baker Sale Event

Date:
Saturday, October 22nd 2016
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bake sale, with all proceeds being raised for Wishbone Canine Rescue. Donations are appreciated. Contact info: mdproce@ilstu.edu email if you have any questions.

Krispy Kreme Donuts

Date:
Wednesday, October 26th 2016
Time:
8:00 am - 10:00 am

The Administrative Professional and Civil Service Councils are working together to raise money for yearly scholarships by selling boxes of Krispy Kreme glazed donuts on campus. If you would like to order donuts for your unit, office, or class, please fill out the form below. All donuts are sold by the dozen at $8 a box and will be delivered on the morning of October 26th. Payment will be accepted in advance or on delivery. All checks should be written…

November 2016

Wishbone Fundraiser Bake Sale

Date:
Monday, November 7th 2016
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bake sale where all proceeds go to be donated to Wishbone Canine Rescue. Donations are gladly accepted. Contact info: mdproce@ilstu.edu email if you have any questions.

March 2017

Transgender Awareness Day

Date:
Wednesday, March 8th 2017
image of a transgender flag and symbol

March 31 is national Transgender Awareness Day. Join the The League of Extraordinary Genders (TLEG) on the Quad to celebrate.

April 2017

Sibling Weekend: Movie Night

Date:
Saturday, April 8th 2017
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us for the second night of Sibling Weekend! Enjoy a movie on the quad with food!

Springfest: JOJO with Stanaj

Date:
Monday, April 17th 2017
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Coming soon to the Illinois State University, JoJo! She will take the stage on the ISU quad on her Mad Love Tour with Stanaj for a FREE concert on the Quad sponsored by the University Program Board starting at 8 p.m.!

Clothesline Project

Date:
Tuesday, April 18th 2017
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2017 event: Clothesline Project on the Quad

May 2017

Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, May 31st 2017
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks on campus every Wednesday this summer!

July 2017

Cancelled: Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, July 12th 2017
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks on campus every Wednesday this summer!

August 2017

Information Station Open

Date:
Wednesday, August 16th 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Need help finding a campus building or resource? Need to know what's happening next on the Welcome Week schedule?  The Welcome Week interns will be available to answer any question you may have. Schroeder Plaza

Wednesday Wellness Walk

Date:
Wednesday, August 16th 2017
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks on campus every Wednesday through the fall!

Information Station Open

Date:
Thursday, August 17th 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Need help finding a campus building or resource? Need to know what's next in the Welcome Week schedule? Our Welcome Week interns will be available to answer any question you may have. Schroeder Plaza

Backyard Bash

Date:
Thursday, August 17th 2017
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Hang out on the Quad with animals at a petting zoo and challenge your friends to a bungee run.  Relax and enjoy snacks while listening to music provided by WZND, the student-run radio station. Quad (rain location Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center)

Classroom Tours

Date:
Thursday, August 17th 2017
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bring your class schedule to the Information Station for a guided tour of your classroom locations. Meet at Information Tent on Schroeder Plaza

Quadchella

Date:
Thursday, August 17th 2017
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Experience ISU's music festival featuring artists ranging from alternative to EDM to rap.  Other activities include dip-dye and henna tattoos, DIY items, and free food.  Sponsored by Hy-Vee. Quad (rain location Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center)

Movie on the Quad: Deadpool

Date:
Thursday, August 17th 2017
Time:
9:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Bring a blanket and settle in for a movie and snacks. Quad (Rain location: Capen Auditorium, Edwards Hall)

Information Station Open

Date:
Friday, August 18th 2017
Time:
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Need help finding a campus building or resource? Need to know what's next in the Welcome Week schedule? Our Welcome Week interns will be available to answer any question you may have. Schroeder Plaza

Community Service Project

Date:
Friday, August 18th 2017
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join your fellow students in completing a community service project on campus.  Sponsored by Center for Community Engagement & Service Learning and Interfraternity Council. Quad (rain location Bowling & Billiards Center)

Flashback Friday

Date:
Friday, August 18th 2017
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Showcase your vocal talents by performing your favorite song with at Live Band Karaoke while enjoying dinner on the Quad. Activities include ISU trivia for prizes, yard games, fun photos, and more. Quad (rain location Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center)

Meijer Mania

Start:
Friday, August 18th 2017
9:00 pm
End:
Saturday, August 19th 2017
12:00 am

Go to Bloomington-Normal's local Meijer Superstore for a fun-filled evening of prizes, free food, discounts and more.  Buses will depart from Redbird Plaza until 10:30 p.m. and return to the residence halls. Redbird Plaza

Kick Off ‘Que

Date:
Sunday, August 20th 2017
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Kick-off 'Que annual student BBQ cookout with info on upcoming programs and services provided by Diversity Advocacy and the Dean of Students Office

SWAT Wellness Gazebo – McCormick/Fell Exchange

Date:
Thursday, August 24th 2017
Time:
10:30 am - 3:30 pm

The Wellness Gazebo travels to various locations around campus each week to provide wellness information, resources, condoms, and fun giveaways.

Festival ISU

Date:
Thursday, August 31st 2017
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

The festival provides the opportunity for students to come together to learn about the myriad of ways they can enhance their college experience and get involved.

SWAT Wellness Gazebo – Quad at Festival ISU

Date:
Thursday, August 31st 2017
Time:
10:30 am - 3:30 pm

The Wellness Gazebo travels to various locations around campus each week to provide wellness information, resources, condoms, and fun giveaways.

September 2017

Quad Jam

Date:
Sunday, September 10th 2017
Time:
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Quad Jam is an annual event hosted by Black Student Union. Several Registered Student Organizations that identify as supporters of African American students and African American culture will be showcased at the event.

Picnic with the Prez

Date:
Tuesday, September 12th 2017
Time:
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Come on out to the quad and enjoy food with President Dietz.

Cancelled: Wednesday Wellness Walk

Date:
Wednesday, September 20th 2017
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks on campus every Wednesday through the fall!

Cancelled: Wednesday Wellness Walk

Date:
Wednesday, September 27th 2017
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks on campus every Wednesday through the fall!

October 2017

SWAT Wellness Gazebo – Quad, McCormick & Fell Exchange

Date:
Wednesday, October 11th 2017
Time:
10:30 am - 2:30 pm

The Wellness Gazebo travels to various locations around campus each week to provide wellness information, resources, condoms, and fun giveaways.

Homecoming Kickoff on the Quad

Date:
Monday, October 16th 2017
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Campus community is invited to kick off Homecoming! Bring your Redbird spirit!

SWAT Wellness Gazebo – Inside by Watterson Dining Center

Date:
Wednesday, October 25th 2017
Time:
10:30 am - 2:30 pm

The Wellness Gazebo travels to various locations around campus each week to provide wellness information, resources, condoms, and fun giveaways.

January 2018

University Program Board – Sing for a Shirt

Start:
Wednesday, January 24th 2018
12:00 pm
End:
Thursday, January 25th 2018
3:00 pm

Students can win a free t-shirt for Illinois State Redbirds men's basketball game against Valparaiso by singing the lyrics to the ISU fight song!

April 2018

National Walking Day INSIDE Redbird Arena

Date:
Wednesday, April 4th 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Save the date to join Health Promotion and Wellness and the American Heart Association to celebrate National Walking Day on Wednesday, April 4, 2018!

SWAT Wellness Gazebo – Quad, McCormick and Fell Exchange

Date:
Wednesday, April 11th 2018
Time:
10:30 am - 2:30 pm

The Wellness Gazebo travels to various locations around campus each week to provide wellness information, resources, condoms, and fun giveaways.

SWAT Wellness Gazebo – Quad, McCormick and Fell Exchange

Date:
Tuesday, April 24th 2018
Time:
10:30 am - 3:30 pm

The Wellness Gazebo travels to various locations around campus each week to provide wellness information, resources, condoms, and fun giveaways.

May 2018

Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, May 16th 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks every Wednesday this summer! For 30 minutes, we'll focus on our well-being while walking various 30 minute routes on campus.  Meet at the flagpole on the north end of the Quad.  Registration is appreciated so that we can inform individuals who plan to attend about cancellations for weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, May 23rd 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks every Wednesday this summer! For 30 minutes, we'll focus on our well-being while walking various 30 minute routes on campus.  Meet at the flagpole on the north end of the Quad.  Registration is appreciated so that we can inform individuals who plan to attend about cancellations for weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

Cancelled: Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, May 30th 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks every Wednesday this summer! For 30 minutes, we'll focus on our well-being while walking various 30 minute routes on campus.  Meet at the flagpole on the north end of the Quad.  Registration is appreciated so that we can inform individuals who plan to attend about cancellations for weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

June 2018

Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, June 6th 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks every Wednesday this summer! For 30 minutes, we'll focus on our well-being while walking various 30 minute routes on campus.  Meet at the flagpole on the north end of the Quad.  Registration is appreciated so that we can inform individuals who plan to attend about cancellations for weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, June 13th 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks every Wednesday this summer! For 30 minutes, we'll focus on our well-being while walking various 30 minute routes on campus.  Meet at the flagpole on the north end of the Quad.  Registration is appreciated so that we can inform individuals who plan to attend about cancellations for weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, June 20th 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks every Wednesday this summer! For 30 minutes, we'll focus on our well-being while walking various 30 minute routes on campus.  Meet at the flagpole on the north end of the Quad.  Registration is appreciated so that we can inform individuals who plan to attend about cancellations for weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, June 27th 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks every Wednesday this summer! For 30 minutes, we'll focus on our well-being while walking various 30 minute routes on campus.  Meet at the flagpole on the north end of the Quad.  Registration is appreciated so that we can inform individuals who plan to attend about cancellations for weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

July 2018

Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, July 11th 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks every Wednesday this summer! For 30 minutes, we'll focus on our well-being while walking various 30 minute routes on campus.  Meet at the flagpole on the north end of the Quad.  Registration is appreciated so that we can inform individuals who plan to attend about cancellations for weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, July 18th 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks every Wednesday this summer! For 30 minutes, we'll focus on our well-being while walking various 30 minute routes on campus.  Meet at the flagpole on the north end of the Quad.  Registration is appreciated so that we can inform individuals who plan to attend about cancellations for weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

Cancelled: Wednesday Wellness Walks – CANCELLED

Date:
Wednesday, July 25th 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks every Wednesday this summer! For 30 minutes, we'll focus on our well-being while walking various 30 minute routes on campus.  Meet at the flagpole on the north end of the Quad.  Registration is appreciated so that we can inform individuals who plan to attend about cancellations for weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

August 2018

Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, August 1st 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks every Wednesday this summer! For 30 minutes, we'll focus on our well-being while walking various 30 minute routes on campus.  Meet at the flagpole on the north end of the Quad.  Registration is appreciated so that we can inform individuals who plan to attend about cancellations for weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, August 8th 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks every Wednesday this summer! For 30 minutes, we'll focus on our well-being while walking various 30 minute routes on campus.  Meet at the flagpole on the north end of the Quad.  Registration is appreciated so that we can inform individuals who plan to attend about cancellations for weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

Wednesday Wellness Walks

Date:
Wednesday, August 15th 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Join Health Promotion and Wellness for walks every Wednesday this summer! For 30 minutes, we'll focus on our well-being while walking various 30 minute routes on campus.  Meet at the flagpole on the north end of the Quad.  Registration is appreciated so that we can inform individuals who plan to attend about cancellations for weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

October 2018

Homecoming Kickoff with the Prez

Date:
Monday, October 8th 2018
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Celebrate school spirit while enjoying entertainment, food, and overall Redbird fun alongside President Dietz and ISU leadership.

August 2019

Welcome Week: Tropical Thursday

Date:
Thursday, August 15th
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Hang out with exotic animals and test out a mechanical shark ride. Relax and enjoy snacks while listening to music provided by WZND. Rain location: Activity Room, Bowling and Billiards Center

Welcome Week: Quadchella

Date:
Thursday, August 15th
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Experience Illinois State's mini music festival featuring a variety of performers, pizza, and interactive activities such as the photo mosaic wall. Rain location: Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center.

Welcome Week: Movie on the Quad

Date:
Thursday, August 15th
Time:
9:30 pm - 11:45 pm

Bring a blanket to the Quad and settle in for snacks and a free screening of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. Rain location: Capen Auditorium, Edwards Hall

Welcome Week: ISU Spirit Picnic

Date:
Friday, August 16th
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Get your meal tickets as you leave Braden Auditorium from What it Means to be a Redbird, and head to the Quad for lunch and to receive your free academic planner.

Welcome Week: Block Party BBQ

Date:
Friday, August 16th
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Showcase your vocal talents by performing your favorite song at Live Band Karaoke while enjoying a cookout with friends. Activities include inflatable axe throwing, a video game truck, and more. Rain location: Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center

Welcome Week: Kickoff ‘Que

Date:
Sunday, August 18th
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Eat, listen to music, and meet members of the Ass0ciation of Latin American Students, Asian Pacific American Coalition, Black Student Union, and Pride, as well as other cultural organizations, including historically African-American and multicultural Greek letter sororities and fraternities. Learn about upcoming programs and services provided by Diversity Advocacy and the Dean of Students Office. Rain location: Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center.

Festival ISU

Date:
Thursday, August 29th
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Students enjoying Festival ISU Festival ISU, a fall campus tradition, features nearly 300 Registered Student Organizations as well as approximately 100 community businesses and organizations. The festival, presented by the Dean of Students Office, provides the opportunity for students to come together to learn about the many ways they can enhance their college experience and get involved. For more information about Festival ISU, please visit the Festival ISU website.