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)
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
To read a survey of the class,
For advice given by seniors to future underclassmen,
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.
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,
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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