Titans In the News - 2012

The Pantagraph
January 14
The cases of two Russian physicists have been taken up by students in IWU's Peace Fellows program, and their stories will be part of a teach-in on prison reform and human rights.

WGLT Radio
December 31
Sylvia Rusin '13 discusses the fear and anxiety faced by the children of undocumented immigrants, which she addressed by developing a resource guide for high school counselors.

Ithaca (N.Y.) Independent
December 21
Ecologist Sandra Steingraber '81 was named the 2012 Person of the Year by the sustainability website Treehugger.

WGLT Radio
December 20
IWU President Richard F. Wilson discussed the open letter calling for gun control signed by university presidents across the country. Also reported in The Pantagraph.

Inside Higher Ed
December 13
Wesleyan's Hans-Joerg Tiede discussed a proposed new policy on confidentiality agreements, which he helped to write for the American Association of University Professors.

The Pantagraph
December 11
Illinois Wesleyan offers various resources, free comfort food, and extended facility hours to help students cope with finals.

The Pantagraph
December 6
An Off-Broadway play by Deanna Jent '84 has a heartland lineage.

The Pantagraph
November 30
Good planning and great weather have enabled construction of the new classroom building to keep on or ahead of schedule.

WGLT Radio
November 29
Illinois Wesleyan has opened Evelyn Chapel for same sex unions.

The Pantagraph
November 28
Illinois Wesleyan and Beijing Union University have signed an agreement to exchange faculty members and collaborate on scholarly research.