Why Wesleyan?

"From faculty to students to staff, everybody wants you to succeed. I think that’s what’s really special about Wesleyan." Rachel (Anderson) Lyons '08

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Explore Illinois Wesleyan

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May Term: Research While You Travel Abroad
What Students Say About Study Abroad
Undergraduate Research: Comparing Eggshell Structure of Different Bird Species 
Arts at Illinois Wesleyan
Study Abroad: Emily Wechtel, senior in Pre-Veterinary Medicine, spent four months at Mahidol University in Thailand
Explore a Wesleyan Course: Experimental Physics Laboratory
What Happens After Classes? Campus Life at Illinois Wesleyan University
Student Experiences: My Recent Internship
Student Experiences: Ben White, Transfer Student, Double Major in Economics and Mathematics
Risk Management Program: Portfolio Management Class
Accounting Program: Preparation for the CPA Exam
Tour a Lab: Laura Steenberge '15 Shows Projects from her Developmental Biology Class
Overview of the History Department, Opportunities for Research and Internships
Studying History and Traveling in May Term

Meet Wesleyan People

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Meet Illinois Wesleyan: Wes Chapman, Associate Professor of English 
Brandon Common and Eileen Galvez, Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Meet Illinois Wesleyan: Rebecca Roesner, Associate Professor of Chemistry
Meet Illinois Wesleyan: Michael Seeborg, Robert S. Eckley Distinguished Professor of Economics
Meet the Titans: Chris Schumacher, Head Track and Field Coach
Meet Current Students: Kyle, Physics Major and Pianist
Meet Illinois Wesleyan: Mia Smith, Head Coach of Women's Basketball
Meet Illinois Wesleyan: Dave Marvin, Professor of Business Law
Meet Illinois Wesleyan: Professor Sonja Fritzsche, German, Russian, and Asian Languages
Students Speak: Christopher Crown, a first-year in Environmental Studies
Meet Illinois Wesleyan: Professor Mike Weis, Department of History

Campus Events

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President Wilson, Provost Green, and Dean Carney-Hall Take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
"Turning Titan" Welcome Week for New Students
25th Annual John Wesley Powell Student Research Conference
Highlights from 2013 Student Research Conference, Dance Concert and Percussion Ensemble
Thank A Giver (TAG) Day 2013

Alumni and Careers

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Majors and Minors Fair
Internship Fair
Karl Pierburg '98, Atlanta Falcons, Senior Director of Football Systems
Alumni Networking in Washington DC
Advice to Young Singers from Kate Tombaugh '07
Alumni: My Job on Campus
Alumni Stories: Washington, D.C.
Alumni Interview with Bob Page, President and CEO of University of Kansas Hospital