Student News


Chemistry Students Named Collegiate Scholars
Seniors Colleen Leonard and Thomas Sobyra have been named Collegiate Scholars by the Illinois Heartland Section of the American Chemical Society, recognizing their achievements in collaborative research with faculty. 


Graphic Design Students Contenders in International Competition
A team of students at Illinois Wesleyan have been named semifinalists in the Records for Life contest sponsored by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.


Lacrosse Teams Taking Shape
The IWU men's lacrosse team will have its first scrimmage home game on Saturday, Feb. 1, against the University of Illinois Club Team, and its first regular season home game on March 29 at Tucci Stadium.


Illinois Wesleyan Announces Fall 2013 Dean's List
The Dean's List for the fall semester at Illinois Wesleyan includes 874 students from 26 states and 15 countries.


Students Ahead of the Curve in Regional Mathematics Competition
A team of three Illinois Wesleyan students -- Tung Nguyen '15, Anh Dao '15, Duc Nguyen '17 -- placed first out of 60 teams in the 19th Annual MATH Challenge.


Streblo '15 Launches Mom's Drive to Help Women in Need
Inspired by her internship experience at Bloomington's Crisis Nursery, Lauren Streblo '15 created a way to make life a little easier for women whose families are in crisis.


King '15 Learns About Community Gardens in Australia
Although she grew up in Midwest farm country, Amanda King '15 credits her study abroad experience more than 9,000 miles from home with new insights into the benefits of creating sustainable community gardens.


Fashion-Savvy Student Makes the Cover
The fashion statements of model and acting major Priscilla Moy '15 brought her to the attention -- and the cover -- of Keel, an international fashion magazine.