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Civil War Gave Democracy "Moral Grandeur"
Founders' Day speaker Allen C. Guelzo contends that the primary goal of emancipation was a return to democracy and revolt against the aristocratic habits promoted by slavery.


Shakespeare's As You Like It at McPherson Theatre
The School of Theatre Arts is staging Shakespeare's pastoral comedy, As You Like It, through Sunday, March 3.


Wilson to Serve Second Term as FIICU Chair
The Federation of Independent Illinois Colleges and Universities (FIICU) has elected Illinois Wesleyan President Richard F. Wilson to a second term as its board chair.


Illinois Wesleyan Honors State Farm Scholars
Illinois Wesleyan honored 100 students who are recipients of scholarships from the State Farm Scholars Program.


Peltekian '13 Named Outstanding Marketing Student
Lisa Marie Peltekian '13 was named the University's Outstanding Marketing Student by the St. Louis professional chapter of the American Marketing Association.


Lincoln Scholar to Speak at Founders' Day Convocation
At Founders' Day Convocation on Feb. 27, scholar Allen C. Guelzo will speak in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation.

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Internships Hit Second Straight High at Illinois Wesleyan
Internships for students at Illinois Wesleyan this spring climbed to 150, with employers increasingly using internships as a hiring pipeline for full-time positions.


Pierburg '98 Sports a Winning Combination
As "head nerd" in charge of information technology for the NFL's Atlanta Falcons, Karl Pierburg '98 applies his twin passions for football and complex problem solving.


A Message from the Director of Red Devils
In directing the play Red Devils, Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts Christopher Connelly intends for the audience to be active participants of the production.


Builder, Alumnus Brady Elected to National Post
Bloomington-based builder Ed Brady '85 has been elected a vice chairman of the National Association of Home Builders.