Summer 2010 issue highlights
ON OUR COVER
New Illinois Wesleyan University graduates Travis Williams and Shirley Alonzo are
all smiles during Commencement ceremonies in May.
(Photo by Marc Featherly)
Exploring how happiness relates to the liberal arts, Associate Professor of English
Wes Chapman raises larger questions about the role happiness plays in the human experience.
Other feature stories
After playing for presidents and queens, U.S. Marine Band trumpeter Amy McCabe ’01
returns to campus for one memorial evening.
Standing Out in the Crowd
Faced with one of the toughest job markets in recent memory, Illinois Wesleyan students
are bringing their A game.
Right on Track
Coach Chris Schumacher finds a winning formula to make his Titan track and field teams
among the nation’s best.
The University’s School of Nursing celebrates a 50-year commitment to teaching and
With a stuffed monkey for a mascot, the Titan baseball team went from underdogs to
Hard times provide professors with a wealth of real-life examples to share with students.
After graduating together at IWU, triplets Christina, Kathryn and Matthew Formeller
earn law degrees at DePaul University.
Memories of a Faculty Brat
Ralph Townsend '53 writes about what it was like to have the University as a childhood
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Gary Schwartz, Graphics Editor
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