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  • Alumni to be Honored at Homecoming

    Alumni to be Honored at Homecoming

    Illinois Wesleyan will honor Wayne P. Messmer '72 as its 2017 Distinguished Alumnus, Charlene A. Carruthers '07 as the Outstanding Young Alumna and Betty Stoutenborough Ritchie-Birrer '47 as the Loyalty Award Winner during Homecoming activities on Friday, Oct. 13.

  • Reinking '87 to be Honored as Distinguished Nursing Alumna

    Reinking '87 to be Honored as Distinguished Nursing Alumna

    Illinois Wesleyan's School of Nursing will honor Cheryl Reinking '87 with its Distinguished Alumna Award for Excellence in Nursing during Homecoming events on Saturday, Oct. 14.

  • Titan Community to Celebrate Family Weekend

    Titan Community to Celebrate Family Weekend

    Illinois Wesleyan will celebrate the extended Titan family as parents, brothers, sisters, and other family members are invited to visit their students and enjoy a taste of campus life, Sept. 22-24.

  • Greder Wins Starkey Award for Service

    Greder Wins Starkey Award for Service

    Described as the embodiment of the Illinois Wesleyan mission, Associate Dean of Students Darcy Greder won the University's top honor for a staff member whose loyalty, enthusiasm and outstanding contributions have provided an invaluable service.

  • Perera Leads Team of Current, Former Students To Observe Eclipse

    Perera Leads Team of Current, Former Students To Observe Eclipse

    Associate Professor of Physics Thushara Perera describes the experience of the total solar eclipse on a trip to Carbondale that included physics major Krystyna Lopez (see her photo at left).

  • Meet the IWU Class of 2021

    Meet the IWU Class of 2021

    Illinois Wesleyan welcomed approximately 420 new students in one of its most diverse entering classes for a week of Turning Titan orientation activities beginning Aug. 22.

  • Works by CamRah, Khalili On View at Art Galleries in September

    Works by CamRah, Khalili On View at Art Galleries in September

    Exhibitions by a pair of collaborating artists will be on display in the Merwin Gallery and a year-in-Louisville sketchbook project will be in the Wakeley Gallery for one month, beginning Sept. 5.

  • Author on Complexity of Race to Speak at President's Convocation

    Author on Complexity of Race to Speak at President's Convocation

    Award-winning author Jelani Cobb will speak on "The Half-Life of Freedom: Race and Justice in America Today" at Illinois Wesleyan's President's Convocation on Wednesday, Sept. 6.

  • SEP: Deciding Who You Will Be

    SEP: Deciding Who You Will Be

    Selected Illinois Wesleyan students completed a Summer Enrichment Program this summer, remaining on campus for workshops, speakers, service projects, and an internship at a local business or non-profit organization.

  • Teichman Named Normal Citizen of the Year

    Teichman Named Normal Citizen of the Year

    Carl Teichman, a 1980 alumnus and director of government and community relations at Illinois Wesleyan, was named Citizen of the Year by the Town of Normal.