Titans In the News

Broadway World
Andrew Schneider '03, a performance / interactive-electronics artist in New York City, will receive the 2014 Tom Murrin Performance Award.

Steve Yoder '62 has joined University of Houston men's basketball staff as director of operations.

Iowa State Daily
Kristin Stewart '03 has been touring with the musical Beauty and the Beast since August 2013.

(Australia) Radio National
The creative mind behind films like Shrek, Bill Damaschke '85 is in Australia with Dreamworks CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg for the opening of their exhibition in Melbourne.

Broadway World
Academy-award nominated Richard Jenkins and his wife, director/choreographer Sharon Jenkins, both 1969 IWU graduates, will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement award by Trinity Rep in Providence, R.I.

IEA Communications
The Bloomington School District received a grant supporting its Lunch Buddy program with Illinois Wesleyan's track and cross-country teams.

Omaha (Neb.) World-Herald
Jim Molinari '77, head basketball coach at Western Illinois, appears to have emerged as a candidate to join the coaching staff at University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

The Pantagraph
Emeritus Professor Wendell Hess, Normal's 2011 Citizen of the Year, was remembered for his service to the community.

Chicago Tribune
Film and television star Kevin Dunn '77 credits his theater training for his success as a character actor.

The Pantagraph
As First State Bank of Bloomington honors his retirement, Lee Menken '58 reflected on his 54-year career in banking.