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Kannaday: Healthcare Industry Needs to Drive Change
Colleen Kannaday, president of Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, talked to community leaders about healthcare reform and how some providers are working to transform the system at the annual IWU Associates Luncheon.

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Students Tell Local Immigrant Stories Through Films and Photos
Illinois Wesleyan anthropology students tell the immigration stories of 12 local residents as part of an ethnography course that fosters collaboration and the use of visual media to tell cultural stories.

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Liffiton Develops Free App for Teachers
Teachers: want to know if your students understood the point you just made? Now there's an app for that, thanks to Wesleyan's Mark Liffiton.

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Takushi '13 Named Technos Award Winner
Senior Sarah Takushi has been named the 2013 recipient of the Technos International Prize through the Tanaka Ikueikai Educational Trust in Japan.

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Boston Marathon Bombings
Illinois Wesleyan extends its sympathies to all those who fell victim to the Boston Marathon bombings. A gathering is planned Wednesday, April 17 at 11 a.m. at Evelyn Chapel.

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Students to Showcase Research, Creativity at Conference
Students will present their research, music compositions and artwork at the 24th annual John Wesley Powell Student Research Conference on Saturday, April 20.

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Salgado '91 to Speak at Commencement 2013
President and CEO of Instituto del Progreso Latino and 1991 Illinois Wesleyan graduate Juan Salgado will give the address at the University's Commencement ceremony this Sunday, May 5.

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Roesner Named Kemp Teaching Award Winner
Chair and Associate Professor of Chemistry Rebecca Roesner was named the 2014 winner of the Kemp Foundation Award for Teaching Excellence at the annual Honors Day Convocation.

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Illinois Wesleyan Dedicates Kemp Commencement Plaza
The plaza in front of the new State Farm Hall classroom building, which will be the site of Commencement each spring, has been named the Glenn '22 and Rozanne Parker Kemp '27 Commencement Plaza.

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What is Disgust? Book by Kelly '97 Offers New Answers
Daniel Kelly '97 discusses the character and evolution of disgust in his book, Yuck! The Nature and Moral Significance of Disgust.