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Notable Alumni

Illinois State University’s alumni are accomplishing great things all over the globe. The accomplishments are more than just winning an Academy Award, staring in a major motion picture or becoming a professional athlete. There are notable alumni right in your very own neighborhood.

Illinois State University have made a big impact in their local school district, helped with government programs around the world, and had their research and inventions save lives.

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Video: Sisters share Big Red Marching Machine legacyTogether, the three Vasel sisters are part of an Illinois State marching band tradition that stretches back more than 80 years. Big Red, or BRMM, has 285 members this fall and thousands of alumni.
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From humble roots, Riggs family creates scholarshipThe Riggs family is paying it forward for the next generation of ISU students by endowing a new College of Business scholarship. An additional seven-figure estate commitment is one of the largest in the college's history.
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Where did Illinois State’s Victory Bell come from?One of Illinois State’s oldest Athletics traditions is the Victory Bell, a traveling icon that leads the football team onto field before kickoff and is rung after each touchdown and victory.
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