Summer 2009 issue highlights
On our cover
Illinois Wesleyan kicked off its $125-million Transforming Lives campaign with gala
celebrations in both Bloomington and Chicago.
(Photos by Dan Dry)
'Our Time Is Now'
Illinois Wesleyan kicks off its Transforming Lives campaign with news of major gifts already received.
The Five Goals
The new campaign highlights major initiatives.
A student and a young alumna share their Illinois Wesleyan experiences.
Other feature stories
Alumni who made it through the Great Depression give perspective on dealing with today’s
A Mind for Healing
Darshan Mehta ’97 advocates a new model of medicine that helps patients on a journey
How three Illinois Wesleyan professors find and fulfill their artistic visions.
Metamorphosis of a Gringa
In Chile, Rachel Slough ’07 finds new ways to relate to the world and to herself.
IWU Magazine staff: Tim Obermiller, Editor
Gary Schwartz, Graphics Editor
Amelia Benner ’09,
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
Rachel Hatch, Staff Writer
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