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)


Cover story

Deep Secrets
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 Hollywood blockbuster.

‘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.


Department highlights

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
Nicole Travis ’11, Editorial Assistant

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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