Campus Headlines

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

science

Illinois Wesleyan Offering Summer Camps for Youngsters
Parents looking for academically challenging and fun-filled enrichment programs for their children can find them this summer at Illinois Wesleyan University.

MoMA

Henry '14 Selected for MoMA Internship
Senior international studies and anthropology major Lauren Henry will intern this summer at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York.

Will

Students Name Jaeckle Professor of the Year
Illinois Wesleyan students have voted Associate Professor of Biology William Jaeckle the 2014 Professor of the Year. He will speak at Commencement on Sunday, May 4.

Nate

Evans '14 Tapped for Library of Congress Internship
Senior Nate Evans, who begins an internship with the Library of Congress in June, sparked his passion for archiving and preserving history while studying abroad in Morocco last spring.

Nursing

Record Number of Nursing Majors Interning this Spring
Even in an academic program that boasts a 100 percent job placement record, nursing seniors at Illinois Wesleyan are engaging in more direct patient care through internships to stand out in a competitive job market.

Jeremy

Duffee '14 Named Technos Award Winner
Senior Jeremy Duffee has been awarded the Technos International Prize for his contributions to broadening international awareness and understanding.

Rosebud

Alternative Spring Breakers Lend a Helping Hand
Volunteering Illinois Wesleyan students spent their spring breaks doing service projects at a Lakota Sioux tribe settlement in South Dakota, and in Albany, Ga., with Habitat for Humanity's Collegiate Challenge.

history

Conference Celebrates 25 Years of Student Research
Since its inception in 1990, the John Wesley Powell Research Conference is evidence of the value Illinois Wesleyan places on undergraduate research and faculty-student collaborations.

lamp

Employees Honored for Years of Service
Illinois Wesleyan University honored retirees and employees celebrating milestone anniversaries at its annual recognition banquet.

Susan

Okuno-Jones '86 Named Advocate Health Care Vice President
School of Nursing Alumna Susan Okuno-Jones has been named vice president, nursing practice and innovation at Advocate Health Care, the largest integrated health care system in Illinois.