Winter 2015-16 issue highlights


Forward Direction

President Eric R. Jensen (shown at right with his wife, Elizabeth) will build on Illinois Wesleyan’s strengths to lead it toward a future filled with both challenges and opportunity.  



Star Treatment

Evan Kasprzak ’10 shares his knowledge of the entertainment industry, from Broadway to Hollywood, with Illinois Wesleyan students.

A Global Gallery

An annual photo contest celebrates IWU students who recently lived and studied abroad .

Passing the Torch

As a new look for IWU’s mascot debuted, past Tommy Titans recalled the joyful and occasionally wild times spent playing the role.

Between Two Worlds

Veterans find their past service in Iraq and Afghanistan informs their IWU experience in subtle and surprising ways.

A Calculable Success

Student Shin Sawada brings the power of an ancient tool to children in the surrounding community.

Achievement, loyalty and service

Recipients of the 2015 Alumni Awards were honored during Homecoming 2015.

Anatomy of a Conflict

Campus teach-in encourages deeper understanding of Syrian crisis.

Synergy to alumni engagement

Jodi Rowe was named IWU’s assistant vice president of alumni engagement. 


toc award winners

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Sarah (Zeller) Julian ’07, Contributing Alumni Update Editor.

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