Summer 2006 issue highlights

On Our Cover
In her essay on challenges facing recent Illinois Wesleyan University graduates, Anna Deters ’05 writes: “Beyond the campus gates we face a long expanse of life — totally uncharted.” (Illustration by Alesia Norling O’Donnell)


Cover story
No turning back
Recent IWU graduate Anna Deters reveals how the first year out of college can be a confusing passage through choices and emotions — from loss to liberation.


Other feature stories
Winning combination
In his new book, Dave Kindred ’63 gives readers a ringside view of one of sports' most flamboyant partnerships.

Research at the finish line
At the annual John Wesley Powell Student Research Conference, months of hard work culminate in a single day.

Living the language
Three recent graduates translate their Russian language skills into careers with a global focus.

Make a difference, have fun
How alumni want to help as volunteers for their alma mater is strictly their decision.


Department highlights
Part of the equation
Middle school girls helped by IWU students gain confidence as they conduct their own research.

Unity within diversity
At the Quest for Global Healing conference in Bali, John Camardella '03 gains new perspectives.


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

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