Winter 2009-10 issue highlights
On our cover
Biologist Jeanette Wyneken ’78 snorkels in the Gulfstream current off the coast of
eastern Florida with a post-hatchling loggerhead turtle.
(Photo by Jim Abernethy)
Research by Jeanette Wyneken ’78 yields surprising insights about one of Earth’s most
ancient and mysterious creatures.
Other feature stories
Peace by Piece
Young alumni volunteers find that success in the Peace Corps can often be a matter
of patience and perspective.
And ... Action!
Screen actor Kevin Dunn ’77 gives a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the making of a
‘I Do’ Dj Vu
Alumni join in Evelyn Chapel to reaffirm a lifelong commitment.
A Picture of Health
In a new book, Associate Political Science Professor Greg Shaw unravels the history
behind America’s ongoing healthcare debate.
Dollars and Dreams
As economic challenges grow for Illinois Wesleyan students and their families, so
does the need for financial aid.
And the Winners Were…
At Homecoming, five alumni carve out their place in Illinois Wesleyan history.
IWU Magazine staff: Tim Obermiller, Editor
Gary Schwartz, Graphics Editor
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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