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Alumna Explores the Art of Found Object Costuming
Taylar (Kuzniar) Klouda '07 joins the trend of Found Object Costuming, creating green-friendly designs from common household items.

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Garcia Receives Starkey Service Award
Angel Garcia, custodian in the Shirk Center, won the 2013 Starkey Award for extraordinary service to Illinois Wesleyan.

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Illinois Wesleyan Welcomes New Faculty, Staff
Illinois Wesleyan University welcomes 22 new faculty and 31 staff members for the 2013-14 academic school year.

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Plath Edits Book of Essays on Raymond Carver
Short story master Raymond Carver is the subject of a new volume of essays edited by Professor of English James Plath.

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Students Complete Human Rights Internships
Cathy Geehan '14 and Amanda Watts '14 completed summer internships at prestigious international organizations through the University's newly established Center for Human Rights and Social Justice.

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Author of Outcasts United to Speak at President's Convocation
Warren St. John, journalist and acclaimed author of the summer reading selection Outcasts United, will speak at President's Convocation on Sept. 4.

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Class of 2017 Urged to 'Explore Broadly, Dig Deeply'
Illinois Wesleyan welcomed 571 new students to campus with New Student Convocation, where they were urged to leave their comfort zone "and accept the challenge of the liberal arts."

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IWU Student Senate President Takes National Office
Brexton Isaacs '15 was elected to the National Executive Board of College Democrats during the group's conference on Capitol Hill earlier this month.

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It's a Small World When You're a Titan
From remote mountaintops -- to job interviews -- to the world's busiest pedestrian intersection in Tokyo, Titans shared the most unexpected places they've found each other.

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Multicultural Students Enrich Their Summer
Twelve students participated in the Summer Enrichment Program, a rigorous 10-week program that focuses on their professional, academic and personal growth.