Summer 2007 issue highlights

On our cover

A graduate ends his college experience with a note of triumph at the conclusion of this year’s  commencement. Illinois Wesleyan University's Class of 2007 is profiled in this issue.

(Photo by Marie-Susanne Langille)

Cover story

Making the Journey
  The Class of 2007 found its collective destination through the diversity of choices made by each of its members.

    > To read profiles of six members of the Class of 2007 , click here .
  > To read a survey of the class, click here .
> For advice given by seniors to future underclassmen, click here .

Other feature stories

Sniffing for Clues
Russ Blogg ’05 spent a year among the elephants of Africa to learn how they use their sense of smell to survive.

Cherish the Time
In 2004, Aimee Neas Chamernik ’91 learned she had ALS. Today, she and her family embrace the precious moments left.

Portals to the World
The Study Abroad Photo Contest displays students’ wide-ranging experiences as they explore the world.

Number One With a Bulleit
Although he didn’t live to see it, Jim Bulleit ’32 is getting his due for helping make Nashville a music gold mine.

Department highlights

Springtime in Chicago
Illinois Wesleyan accounting students get the jump with innovative internship program.

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

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, Assistant Director for New Media

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