Summer 2011 issue highlights
ON OUR COVER
Mark Lareau ’93 (shown top right) is one of several IWU alumni members of the 33rd
Illinois Volunteer Regiment Band (shown bottom).
(Photo by Michael Vaughn)
In Tune with History
As the nation commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, Illinois Wesleyan
alumni help bring the era’s music to life.
OTHER FEATURED STORIES
A Journey of Firsts
As they experienced their first year at Illinois Wesleyan, five students invited us
along for the ride.
The Doctor of Jazz
Alumni and students raised their horns to salute Tom Streeter, who has kept jazz music
alive and swinging at IWU for 40 years.
Work in Progress
Several campus renovation projects near completion and the new classroom building
moves closer to launch.
On the Write Track
The need to write well is promoted across the University's curriculum.
After the Storm
In the wake of a tornado that destroyed his home, John Hale ’70 finds solace in others’
What Goes Around
From Bulgaria to London, international students make connections that last.
Hard Time and Mental Health
Psychologist Lisa Buhs ’94 helps inmates turn the corner to a better life after release.
The Art of Giving
To inspire change, Bill Wartmann ’57 finds his inspiration in the wisdom of the past.
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IWU Magazine staff: Tim Obermiller, Editor
Gary Schwartz, Graphics Editor
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