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LaLonde '14 to Launch Tool Library
Matt LaLonde '14 is launching a Tool Library for the Bloomington-Normal area, to lend home repair and gardening tools to residents at no charge.


Zimmerman Celebrates 60 Years in Saxophone
Wesleyan's Keith Zimmerman, who believes "you teach through music, you don't teach music," is celebrating 60 years playing the saxophone.

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Burke's New Book Explores Difficult Dialogue on Race
In a new book, Racial Ambivalence in Diverse Communities: Whiteness and the Power of Color-Blind Ideologies, Assistant Professor of Sociology Meghan Burke grapples with the struggle for dialogue about race and racism.


Illinois Wesleyan to Add Lacrosse
Illinois Wesleyan has announced that it will add the intercollegiate sport of lacrosse, with a men's team beginning competition in the spring of 2014 and a women's team the following spring.


Students Broadcast Their Titan Pride at Homecoming
Whether cheering on the football team or lip-syncing their way to victory, students are set to embrace the theme of "Broadcasting Titan Pride" during Illinois Wesleyan University's Homecoming celebration.


Immortal Life Author: "Follow Your Curiosity"
Rebecca Skloot, author of this year's Summer Reading selection The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, told the President's Convocation audience to look for "what?" moments.


Students to Embark on Alternative Fall Break
During Fall Break in October, students and staff will eat and sleep at the Western Avenue Community Center while assisting the West Bloomington Revitalization Project.


Speaker Discusses Human Cost of Immigration Policy
The human cost of a flawed immigration system was explored by a former undocumented immigrant, who spoke on "Making Human Rights Real: Immigration Policy and Immigrant Rights."


French Leads Study of Asteroids
Chair and Professor of Physics Linda M. French will lead a National Science Foundation-funded study of asteroids sharing Jupiter's orbit around the sun.


Author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks to Speak at President's Convocation
Rebecca Skloot, author of this year's Summer Reading Program selection, will speak at Illinois Wesleyan's President's Convocation on Wednesday, Sept. 12.