The online edition of Illinois Wesleyan University Magazine contains links to feature
stories from our most recent issue. On our Summer 2003 cover (shown above), IWU’s
retiring admissions dean Jim Ruoti takes a spin. During an average month, Ruoti ’63
covers 2,000 road miles riding the circuit of college admissions. (Photo by Marc Featherly)
The Iraq War hit home when Marine Captain Ryan Beaupre ’95 became America’s first
The Dean of Matchmaking
Jim Ruoti ’63 built Illinois Wesleyan’s admissions effort one handshake at a time.
Plus: To read tips on the college admissions process from a pro, click here.
This Prosecutor Never Rests
The Justice Department calls on John Michelich ’74 to handle some of its toughest
Point – Counterpoint
Illinois Wesleyan theatre majors perfect the art of acting violent on stage.
Reporting from Iraq
David Brown ’96 covered the war on land and sea as a journalist for Navy Times.
A Sobering Message
IWU student Kate Olmsted’s painful loss inspires a campus crusade against drinking
IWU Professor of French Scott Sheridan places America's strained relationship with
France is a historical context.
IWU Magazine staff: Tim Obermiller, Editor; Gary Schwartz, Graphics Editor; Jen Christopher
’03, Sarah Hedgespeth '04, Editorial Assistants.
The Magazine is published quarterly by the Office of University Communications. Staff:
Jeff Hanna, Sherry Wallace, Stew Salowitz, Marc Featherly, Ann Aubry.