Student News


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.


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.


Student's Research on Crime in Normal a Topic at National Symposium
Analysis of local criminal activity led senior Jake Bates to explore the unintended consequences and ethical implications of policing efforts, which he will discuss at a national ethics symposium.


Physics Student Named Goldwater Scholar
Junior Margaret McCarter has won a Goldwater Scholarship, considered the premier undergraduate award in mathematics, the natural sciences and engineering.


Students Receive Inaugural Hispanic Studies Scholarship
Thalia Novoa '16 and Huyen Nguyen '17 are the first winners of the new Luis Leal Endowed Scholarship, which supports off-campus Hispanic Studies research.


Summer Enrichment Program Welcomes New Cohort
This summer, the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs will offer 12 students a local, paid internship through the Summer Enrichment Program.


Internship Hiring Continues at Brisk Pace
Illinois Wesleyan students continue to report spring internships at a brisk pace, with 152 students gaining work experience and further defining their career interests.


Sweeney '14 Named Outstanding Marketing Student
Illinois Wesleyan senior Erin Sweeney was named the University's Outstanding Marketing Student by the St. Louis professional chapter of the American Marketing Association.