Illinois Wesleyan's Department of Educational Studies and the Center for Human Rights and Social Justice hosted a professional development workshop for teachers devoted to the study of the Spanish Civil War.
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Students learned about hunger and poverty around the world at the annual Oxfam America Hunger Banquet.
The Illinois Wesleyan student-athlete community collected over 5,100 cans of food to be donated to a local food pantry as part of their annual Trick or Treat for Canned Goods event.
With grant funding, Wesleyan's Adriana Ponce brought Gamelan instruments to campus to expose students to non-Western musical traditions.
Bicycling initiatives at Illinois Wesleyan have been recognized with a Bronze award from the League of American Bicyclists - whose support will continue to bolster campus efforts.
Jenny Prochotsky '16 has organized a gleaning project to distribute free fresh produce at pop-up produce stands in west Bloomington's food desert.
Inspired by the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Illinois Wesleyan has adopted "Walls and Bridges" as the intellectual theme for the academic year.
A collaborative series of Thursday night programs will address diversity and invite dialogue in ways that emphasize the importance of dignity for all people.
The Bloomington-Normal Sister Cities Mikoshi, a Shinto shrine donated by Asahikawa, Hokkaido, Japan, now has a permanent home at Illinois Wesleyan.
In her third experience delivering international healthcare, Hannah Smith spent three weeks this summer as a midwifery intern at Mount Meru Regional Hospital in Arusha, Tanzania.