The Pantagraph
    June 4
    Mackenzie Marquis ’18 received a marriage proposal from boyfriend Kurtis Hoekstra after an IWU softball practice this spring, highlighted in Bill Flick’s weekly column.

    WGLT Radio
    June 4
    McLean County State’s Attorney Jason Chambers ’93 has been named a circuit judge by the Illinois Supreme Court. Additional coverage from The Pantagraph and WJBC Radio.

    KTVO TV
    June 4
    Former IWU basketball standout Pat Sodemann ’15 has joined the Truman State University men’s basketball staff as an assistant coach.

    The Pantagraph
    June 1
    IWU President Eric Jensen was among school officials praising changes in the new state budget that ensure Monetary Award Program grant money will be available to students for four years.

    Elle India
    June 1
    Lisa Mishra ’15 became an overnight Bollywood sensation, thanks to a mashup she posted on YouTube. Mishra's viral success was also featured in The Times of India

    WJBC Radio
    June 1
    Illinois Wesleyan finished 14th out of 329 ranked schools in the final standings of the Learfield Sports Directors Cup.

    The Pantagraph
    May 29
    Illinois Wesleyan student Nico Lopez ’21 is launching an app called “Caption It!,” which turns meme-making into a party game.

    The Pantagraph
    May 25
    The Illinois Arts Council Agency awarded a grant to Illinois Wesleyan to benefit the School of Music and School of Art.

    The Hawk Chicago
    May 24
    The MoonSharks, an ensemble of nine veteran Chicago performers including Lizzie Daniels '12, will perform An Improvised Play in June at Chicago’s Steppenwolf Theatre.

    AgriNews
    May 24
    Raised on a farm in a rural community, Dr. Emilee Bocker ’07 brings a special quality and unique understanding of her patients to her rural medical practice.