Did you know that Booker T. Washington addressed students at Armour Institute in 1907? Or that jazz great Benny Goodman—who attended Lewis Institute—received an honorary degree from IIT in 1968? You can learn more about the people, places, and things that comprise Illinois Tech's rich history since 1890 by visiting the university’s 125th-anniversary website “Remember. Celebrate. Dream.” You can also view an archival photo gallery, click through a historic timeline, and peruse upcoming anniversary-related events, all at web.iit.edu/125 . Enjoy!