Winter 2012-13 issue highlights


Jim Stahly ’62, Nicole Schneider ’13 and Michael Schneider ’10 represent IWU’s vocal ensemble tradition.

(Photo by Marc Featherly)

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Legends of the Apollo

For generations, the Apollos ruled as IWU's
premier vocal ensemble.

A Vocal Journey

The Apollo Quartet’s South Pacific tour ended with a big bang.

Together in Harmony

Wesleyan’s ensemble tradition finds voice in a new generation of student singers.


Laugh and Learn

Brooke Trantor ’11 pursues a lifelong dream 
as a student in the legendary Second City improv troupe’s Hollywood conservatory.

A Winning Combination

As “head nerd” for the NFL’s Atlanta Falcons, Karl Pierburg ’98 applies his twin passions for football and complex problem solving.

The Cinema of Discontent

In his new book, History Professor Robert Schultz shows how tensions of modern corporate life are expressed in some classic films.

Cover to Cover

As IWU Magazine passes the 20-year mark, we look back on some memorable covers.

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Alumni Achievers

Pioneering judge Elizabeth Robb was among the alumni honored at Homecoming 2012.

President Wilson Responds

Illinois Wesleyan's President answers readers' followup questions to his recent interview on financial challenges facing the University.

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IWU Magazine staff: Tim Obermiller, Editor; Gary Schwartz, Graphics Editor;
Sarah (Zeller) Julian ’07, Contributing Alumni Update Editor

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