Campus Headlines

bullet Ongoing Series:  Shining Gems of IWU: Assets and Assistance Within Reach

Lauren

Alpert '12 Named Academic All-American
Lauren Alpert '12 was elected to the first team of the Capital One Academic All-American Women's Track and Field and Cross Country squads, becoming Illinois Wesleyan's 113th Academic All-American.

Keller

Keller '97 Receives Jeff Award for Best Actress
Melanie Keller '97 was recently honored as best actress at the Jeff Awards in Chicago, for a starring role with the Signal Ensemble Theatre.

construction

Construction of New Classroom Building Hits Milestone
The campus community gathered to celebrate completion of the structural steel for the new classroom building, which has quickly taken shape on the Illinois Wesleyan Quad.

Tulane

Coleman Receives Faculty Fellowship at Tulane
Assistant Professor of Philosophy Mary Coleman has been awarded a Faculty Fellowship from the Murphy Institute's Center for Ethics and Public Affairs at Tulane University.

Mohan

Mohan Receives Fulbright Award
Beling Professor of Natural Sciences Ram Mohan has been awarded a Fulbright-Nehru award to India, where he will teach a special course on the principles of green chemistry.

orientation

International Office Supports Students Here & Abroad
With study abroad programs around the world and advising for international students at Illinois Wesleyan, the International Office fosters global education for the entire University.

Jody

Jody Reyes '96 Leads Team at City of Hope
For Jody Reyes '96, a commitment to nursing has taken her to Iraq and Africa -- and now the City of Hope near Los Angeles, where she leads a team providing care to cancer patients.

Bisaillon

Bisaillon '93 Named to College Football Hall of Fame
Illinois Wesleyan's Chris Bisaillon '93 has been selected to the National Football Foundation College Football Hall of Fame 2012 Divisional Class.

Press

Students, Faculty Member Join Ride Against AIDS
Associate Professor of Music Stephen Press and four Illinois Wesleyan students will bike across America this summer to raise funds for the fight against AIDS.

logo

Sherman '09 Wins Fulbright Grant to Teach in Turkey
Teresa Sherman '09, a Peace Corps veteran, has been awarded a Fulbright grant to teach in Turkey.