Alumni News


Getty '54 To Channel Lincoln in Historic Address
Illinois Wesleyan alumnus James Getty will perform Lincoln's Gettysburg Address for its sesquicentennial anniversary at Gettysburg National Military Park.


Company, Students Find Success Through Internships
Revolution Dancewear LLC. has found success in hiring Titans as interns and full-time employees, where the students and alumni in turn find creative and career success.


Theatre Alumni Honored at Jeff Awards
Wesleyan was well represented at the Jeff Equity Awards for Chicago Theatre, with honorees including Steppenwolf veteran Mariann Mayberry '87 and Alison Vesely '79, whose First Folio Company productions involve still more alumni.


50 Years Later: Alumni, Faculty Reflect on JFK Assassination
Alumni share memories of where they were on campus when the horrifying news broke, and faculty members reflect on Kennedy's legacy and the "Greek tragedy" of his death.


Audiences Connect to Tale of Special-Needs Child by Playwright Jent '84
In the fall issue of the IWU Magazine, now online, alumna Deanna Jent writes about the amazing journey of her critically acclaimed play Falling.


Ahrens '94 to Discuss Designing for Good
Using his talents to support social causes has played a major part in Justin Ahrens' design work, who believes that activism can improve your career, your community and the world.