Winter 2006 issue highlights

On our cover

This fall, Sung Jin Hong '97 led his One World Symphony in a "9/11 Tribute to Our Heroes." One of the symphony's first concerts, in 2001, benefited families of the firefighters who died in the Twin Towers.

(Photo illustration by Gary Schwartz, based on a photo by Philip Greenberg)


Cover story

Uncommon chords
Making music with the power to unite, Sung Jin Hong '97 and his One World Symphony offer something different to New York City's crowded cultural scene.


Other feature stories

Object lessons
To better understand Illinois Wesleyan's culture and history, you can learn a lot by just looking around you.

Strength in numbers
Illinois Wesleyan's mathematics faculty open their students' minds while relaxing their fears about what can be a daunting subject.

When a little means a lot
Alumni don't need to take much time from their busy schedules to make a big difference as career mentors to current Illinois Wesleyan students.


Department highlights

Where diversity is a way of life
With a new look and a new mission, Illinois Wesleyan's Multicultural Center is seeking to become a positive presence in students' lives.

A fast learner
Less than a year after her first lesson, LH Hachmeister '02 became a world champion in an ancient martial art.


IWU Magazine staff: Tim Obermiller, Editor
Gary Schwartz, Graphics Editor
IWU Magazine Web site editor: Tim Obermiller
Sarah Zeller ’07, Amelia Benner ’09,
Editorial Assistants

University Communications staff:
Matt Kurz, Vice President for Public Relations
Sherry Wallace, Director of University Communications
Stew Salowitz ’76, Director of News Services/Sports Information
Marc Featherly, University Photographer
Ann Aubry, Electronic Communications Manager

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