Student News


Gateway Essay Winners Announced
Illinois Wesleyan's Writing Program has announced winners of its inaugural Best Gateway Essay contest, including first place honors to Casey Plach '15.


Students Campaign to "Take Back the Tap"
Students are leading a campaign to reduce the use of plastic water bottles on campus by offering refillable containers and hydration stations.

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ARC Students Engage With Community
Ten Illinois Wesleyan University students had an active summer interning and making contributions to the Bloomington-Normal community through the Action Research Center (ARC).

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LaLonde '14 to Launch Tool Library
Matt LaLonde '14 is launching a Tool Library for the Bloomington-Normal area, to lend home repair and gardening tools to residents at no charge.


Students Broadcast Their Titan Pride at Homecoming
Whether cheering on the football team or lip-syncing their way to victory, students are set to embrace the theme of "Broadcasting Titan Pride" during Illinois Wesleyan University's Homecoming celebration.


Wesleyan to 'Laugh Out Loud' at Family Weekend
Students and their families are invited to share some laughs during the sitcom-themed Family Weekend, Sept. 28-30.


Wesleyan Welcomes Students Back to Campus
A week of diverse orientation activities welcomed new students to Illinois Wesleyan, who join returning students in sharing excitement for the new semester on social media.


New Students Urged to Engage, Listen, Learn
Illinois Wesleyan welcomed its most diverse incoming class yet at New Student Convocation, where students were urged to engage opportunities inside and outside the classroom.