Erin Sweeney '14 was among 41 Wesleyan student athletes and coaches who helped raised funds by participating in the Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge.
Aliso Laguna (California) News
Starla Hibler-Raley '81 will perform a solo piano recital as part of the Ocean Classical Keyboard Series at Saddleback College in Mission Viejo, Calif.
Kane County Chronicle
Lexi Baltes '14 was named an Academic All-American, days after she was one of 10 collegians named to the Allstate Women's Basketball Coaches Association Good Works Teams.
Illinois Wesleyan will celebrate its new center dedicated to making human rights and social justice integral to students' liberal arts education.
Speaker Luma Mufleh told the Founders' Day audience to "surround yourself with the powerless, not the powerful."
Rockford Register Star
Alison Sweeney '01, an assistant professor at the University of Pennsylvania, is among recipients of the prestigious Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowships for 2014.
Peru This Week
Peru's treasured Manu National Park is the world's top biodiversity hotspot for reptiles and amphibians, according to a survey co-authored by Wesleyan's Edgar Lehr.
(Arlington Heights) Daily Herald
Stephanie Faracy '74 has appeared in dozens of well-known TV shows over the years, from "The Love Boat" to "Modern Family."
Tech Data Corporation has named Charles V. Dannewitz '77 senior vice president and chief financial officer, the Americas.