Faculty Book Launch Celebrates Works of Plath, Theune
Illinois Wesleyan University English faculty members James Plath and Michael Theune each authored a book published in 2017: Everything Shapes Itself to the Sea (by Plath) and We Need to Talk: A New Method For Evaluating Poetry (by Theune).
London Program Enables Students to Study and Intern Abroad
Illinois Wesleyan University's London Program is expanding the definition of study abroad. The program grew this year to offer participants internship experiences while they are studying in London.
Students Named to Fall 2017 Dean's List
Illinois Wesleyan announced 694 students from 26 states and 19 countries were named to the Dean's List for the fall semester.
Illinois Wesleyan Moves Up in Kiplinger's Best College Values
Illinois Wesleyan University elevated five places to 50th among the nation's liberal arts colleges in Kiplinger's Personal Finance "Best Value Rankings."
Galleries Feature Sculptures and Women's Rights Posters
"Women's Rights Are Human Rights: International Posters on Gender-based Inequality, Violence and Discrimination" and "Line Drawings" by Claire Hedden will be on display in the Merwin and Wakeley Galleries through Feb. 22.
Illinois Wesleyan to Host a Year with The Saint John's Bible
A Heritage Edition of the first completely handwritten and illuminated Bible since the invention of the printing press will be displayed at Illinois Wesleyan for a year, beginning Jan. 17.
Titans in the News
Despite disappointments on the national front, the diversity of the audience attending the annual MLK Teach-in at Illinois Wesleyan was seen as a source of hope.
Illinois Wesleyan will host a heritage edition of the first completely handwritten and illuminated Bible commissioned in the western world in more than 500 years.
Assistant professor of psychology Ellen Furlong has been leading a study that highlights the intelligence of dogs.
In "sadly right" timing, an exhibit at Merwin Gallery explores "Women's Rights Are Human Rights: International Posters on Gender-based Inequality, Violence and Discrimination."