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Fair

Internships More Important Than Ever: HR Exec
More than 50 employers came to Illinois Wesleyan for the annual Internship Fair, offering students opportunities to gain skills, experience, and explore future career possibilities.

US News

Wesleyan Moves Up In Best Colleges Rankings
Illinois Wesleyan has fared well in four of the most notable college rankings: U. S. News and World Report, Washington Monthly, Princeton Review, and Kiplinger's Personal Finance.

Miller

Miller '73 to Receive School of Nursing Distinguished Alumni Award
Joanne M. Miller '73 will be honored with the annual School of Nursing Distinguished Alumni Award during Homecoming festivities on Oct. 12.

Cover

Snyder-Young's Book Examines Social Change Through Theatre
Theatre of Good Intentions: Challenges and Hopes for Theatre and Social Change by Wesleyan's Dani Snyder-Young examines what theatre can -- and cannot -- affect.

Ruther

Ruther '14 Interning with Chicago Bears
Pete Ruther '14 is still pinching himself over working as an Events and Entertainment intern for the Bears -- and says "I'm going to keep these credentials forever."

Banned Books

"Warning: You Must Be Able to Think for Yourself to Read These Books"
Illinois Wesleyan is celebrating Banned Books Week, culminating with a talk and theatre presentations on "Censorship for Religious Reasons: From the Bible to Harry Potter."

Family

IWU to Celebrate a "Modern Family" Weekend
A fun-filled "Modern Family"-themed weekend on Sept. 27-29 will give families the opportunity to familiarize themselves with social and academic life at Illinois Wesleyan.

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Sodexo Offers a Fresh, New Dugout Experience
Popular campus dining location the Dugout has undergone a total renovation and menu expansion for the new school year.

Social Entrepreneurship

Zoellick '00 Funds Fellowship in Social Entrepreneurship
Todd Zoellick '00 has donated funds to allow the Action Research Center to offer the Zoellick Fellowship in Social Entrepreneurship to IWU students.

Kate

Tombaugh '07 Premieres One-Woman Show
Kate Tombaugh '07 will premiere her one-woman show, "It Just Takes One," in Bloomington next month.