Student News


Five Students Named Eckley Scholars, Artists
Five Illinois Wesleyan students are the first to be honored as Eckley Scholars and Artists, enabling them to stay on campus over the summer to work under the direction of faculty mentors.


Grant-Writing Course Gives Back to the Community
Students in the University's first grant-writing course reaped real results for a variety of local programs.


Stoeke '12 Awarded Teaching Assistantship in Austria
Senior Amanda Stoeke, an elementary education major and German minor, has been awarded an assistantship to teach in Austria.


Students Seek to 'Catch Killers in Kenya'
Students have raised funds to employ a health practitioner in a coastal Kenyan community, also raising awareness of the burden of both infectious and chronic diseases in the region.


Goldman '12 Named Outstanding Marketing Student
Senior Brittany Goldman, a business administration and economics double major, has been named the University's Outstanding Marketing Student by the Central Illinois Chapter of the American Marketing Association.


Brown '13 Awarded Study Abroad Scholarship
International Business major Genesis Brown '13 was awarded a scholarship from the Institute for International Education for her current semester of study in China.


Students Build Habitat Homes During Spring Break
Illinois Wesleyan's chapter of Habitat for Humanity traveled to Mobile, Ala., over spring break to aid in construction of houses for underprivileged families.


Titan Women are Division III National Champions
Illinois Wesleyan's women's basketball team has won the 2012 NCAA Division III championship. The men's team finished its season after advancing to the final four.