Spring 2006 issue highlights

On Our Cover
In preparing for the Chicago premiere of the Big Picture Group's newest play, dependent study, Erin Liston '03 set up lights with assistance from Alan Aquino-Quiaoit '04
(Photo by Lloyd DeGrane).

Cover story
Live Wired
Members of the new Big Picture Group challenge expectations by bringing theatre into the digital age.

Other feature stories

Bold strokes and careful details
IWU President Richard F. Wilson talks about the new Strategic Plan and what it will mean for every member of the University community.

Finding Thomas
Illinois Wesleyan Professor April DeConick's search for the true Gospel of Thomas brings insight into what the earliest Christians believed about Jesus.

Campus Seen
In the darkroom of Jerry Hahn '61, a classic era of Illinois Wesleyan's history comes alive.

Role Reversal
For alumni who decide to leave careers to stay home with their children, the rewards can be great but the transition isn't always easy.

Department highlights
Separating fact from fiction
As shows like CSI capture the public's imagination, Illinois Wesleyan students learn the hard science behind the rising field of forensic biology.

IWU Magazine staff: Tim Obermiller, Editor
Gary Schwartz, Graphics Editor
IWU Magazine Web site editor: Tim Obermiller

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