Summer 2013 issue highlights

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On our cover

Assistant Professor of Nursing Brenda Lessen instructs Alison Novakow ’15 using Baby Hal, a high-fidelity newborn manikin and the newest patient in the Nursing Interventions Lab.

(Photo by Marc Featherly)


Cover stories

From Student to Nurse

IWU Magazine takes readers inside the University's famed School of Nursing.

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Other feature stories

Wide Awake and Still Dreaming

Juan Salgado ’91, who spoke at Commencement 2013, finds inspiration in his family and his education as he leads efforts to help Latino immigrants.

That’s Disgusting!

In examining what makes us feel revulsion, Daniel Kelly ’97 also reveals surprising truths about what makes us human.

The Law of Attraction

Before securing highly sought federal clerkships in the same Illinois district, classmates Rachel Halfpapand Erin Cox took their vows as husband and wife.

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Department highlights

Weathering the Storm

Kathy Young '06 witnessed this spring's deadly Moore, Okla., tornado.

From Lab to Prairie

Anna Groves '11 continues her environmental studies with help from NSF fellowship.

Unconventional Spinsters

Heather Olt ’96 is ‘hopeful’ for web comedy hit.


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IWU Magazine staff: Tim Obermiller, Editor; Gary Schwartz, Graphics Editor;
Sarah (Zeller) Julian ’07, Contributing Alumni Update Editor

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