Stories of Titans Carrying Our Strategic Initiatives into Action

  • Meet the IWU Class of 2021

    Meet the IWU Class of 2021

    Illinois Wesleyan welcomed approximately 420 new students in one of its most diverse entering classes for a week of Turning Titan orientation activities beginning Aug. 22.

  • Author on Complexity of Race to Speak at President's Convocation

    Author on Complexity of Race to Speak at President's Convocation

    Award-winning author Jelani Cobb will speak on "The Half-Life of Freedom: Race and Justice in America Today" at Illinois Wesleyan's President's Convocation on Wednesday, Sept. 6.

  • SEP: Deciding Who You Will Be

    SEP: Deciding Who You Will Be

    Selected Illinois Wesleyan students completed a Summer Enrichment Program this summer, remaining on campus for workshops, speakers, service projects, and an internship at a local business or non-profit organization.

  • Teichman Named Normal Citizen of the Year

    Teichman Named Normal Citizen of the Year

    Carl Teichman, a 1980 alumnus and director of government and community relations at Illinois Wesleyan, was named Citizen of the Year by the Town of Normal.

  • New Students Reading <em>Between the World and Me</em>

    New Students Reading Between the World and Me

    The University community is reading Ta-Nehisi Coates' award-winning book, which challenges conceptions of race in America, for its Summer Reading Program.

  • Student Shares Study Abroad Experiences with High Schoolers

    Student Shares Study Abroad Experiences with High Schoolers

    Crystal Ocampo-Fernandez made seven presentations on her scholarship-supported semester in Russia to nearly 200 students at her high school alma mater.

  • Photo Contest Celebrates 'Emotional Power' of Study Abroad

    Photo Contest Celebrates 'Emotional Power' of Study Abroad

    Illinois Wesleyan's semiannual study abroad photo contest is an opportunity to see the wider world through the eyes of our students -- with its challenge, magic and discovery.

  • April in Photos at Illinois Wesleyan

    April in Photos at Illinois Wesleyan

    April was full throttle toward the end of the academic year -- presentations, performances, celebrations, competitions, playing, living. So stop for just a moment, and have a look at our month in photos.

  • Students Stage "Hungry Games" to Fight Hunger

    Students Stage "Hungry Games" to Fight Hunger

    With efforts including their own "Hungry Games," students in a global health course have raised more than $1,000 to build fish ponds for global communities in need.

  • Mok-Lamme '17 Named Technos Award Winner

    Mok-Lamme '17 Named Technos Award Winner

    Senior Evan Mok-Lamme has been awarded the 2017 Technos International Prize, recognizing a student who has excelled academically and has contributed to broadening international awareness and understanding.