Student News


Nguyen '15 Places in Prestigious Math Competition
Tung Nguyen '15 earned an Honorable Mention in the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition, which has been dubbed the "world's toughest math test" by TIME magazine.


LaLonde's Tool Library Wins $25,000 Grant
A tool-lending library founded by Matt LaLonde '14 at the West Bloomington Revitalization Project has received a $25,000 State Farm Neighborhood Assist grant.


Students Develop "Water for Wellness" Campaign
Millions of people around the globe lack access to clean water, and students in the Perspectives in International Health class are addressing this human rights issue one drop at a time.


Seniors Win Phi Beta Kappa Liberal Arts Scholar Award
Sarah Carlson '13 and Maria Klingele '13 received the inaugural Phi Beta Kappa Liberal Arts Scholar Award, celebrating student research that bridges academic disciplines.


Undergraduate Research Shines at Illinois Wesleyan Conference
A record number of students showcased scholarly and creative work from a variety of disciplines Saturday, reflecting the key roles of research and student-faculty collaboration at Illinois Wesleyan.


Takushi '13 Named Technos Award Winner
Senior Sarah Takushi has been named the 2013 recipient of the Technos International Prize through the Tanaka Ikueikai Educational Trust in Japan.


Kuhns '13 Raises Awareness about Hazing
Jordan Kuhns, a senior business marketing major from Winterset, Iowa, was a runner up in the National Hazing Prevention Week CAMPUSPEAK poster contest.


Four Students Named Weir Fellows
Four Illinois Wesleyan students have received fellowships supporting their work on collaborative efforts in the community.