ISU Celebrates Founders Day

Published 02/20 2014 06:17PM

Updated 02/20 2014 06:27PM

NORMAL- On Thursday the bells were ringing at Illinois State University.

It was all in celebration of Founders Day.

A replica of the Old Main Bell was rang one-hundred and fifty seven times to celebrate the one-hundred and fifty seventh birthday of the university.

Bell ringers included a variety of faculty and alumni.

It's a tradition that alumni say is worth coming back for and a great time to reflect on how far the university has come.


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