Titans In the News - 2012

The Pantagraph
April 14
Illinois Wesleyan is among the participants in a composting partnership that has diverted a million pounds of food waste from landfills in its first year.

The State Journal-Register
April 13
Children's author Aaron Reynolds '92 brought lessons in reading, writing and self-fulfillment to elementary students at Ball Charter School.

The Pantagraph
April 5
COUNTRY Financial CEO Kurt Bock discussed the way companies must adjust to the impact of the Internet in an address to the IWU Associates.

The Pantagraph
April 5
President Emeritus Robert S. Eckley, his wife, Nell, and the Eckley Family Foundation announced gifts to Illinois Wesleyan totaling $515,000. Also reported by WJBC.

WJBC Radio
April 5
Residence halls at Illinois Wesleyan now house clothing collection boxes for Home Sweet Home Ministries.

The Pantagraph
April 3
Women's Basketball Coach Mia Smith was chosen as the 2012 Women's Basketball Coaches Association "National Coach of the Year" for Division III. Also reported by WJBC Radio.

The Pantagraph
March 31
During a St. Baldrick's Day event, students and faculty shaved their heads to help fund cancer research.

McDonough Voice
March 29
Rick Yemm '78 has been named to the Tompkins State Bank Board of Directors.

WJBC Radio
March 27
Students, faculty and staff rallied for racial tolerance. Also reported by WMBD/WYZZ-TV.

The Pantagraph
March 21
Jason Chambers '93 won the Republican primary for McLean County state's attorney, and with no Democratic opponent, is expected to assume the role in December.