(Charleston, S.C.) Post and Courier
Sarah Bockel '10 worked under two different actresses as an understudy before snagging the lead role as Carole King in Broadway's touring performance of "Beautiful."
How can love be revolutionary? Activist Valarie Kaur will offer her insights as keynote speaker of Illinois Wesleyan's inaugural Interfaith Summit.
Matt Bierman, currently at Western Illinois University, has been named the new vice president for business and finance at Illinois Wesleyan.
Chris Haran '05 is joining Midwest Real Estate Data as its Chief Technology Officer, previously serving as Vice President of Field Operations for real estate franchise Coldwell Banker.
The State Journal-Register
Olivia Lett '12, who played on Illinois Wesleyan's 2012 national championship women's basketball team, has been named the new women's basketball coach at Millikin University. Also in the (Decatur) Herald & Review.
Brown Girl Magazine
Described as "a name we should get used to hearing in the music industry," Lisa Mishra '15 collaborated on the theme song for the Emmy-nominated web series, “Brown Girls.”
Lindsey Fitzharris '04, who has a YouTube following for her series "Under the Knife," received the 2018 PEN/E.O. Wilson Prize for Literary Science Writing for her book "The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine."
Jason Drengwitz '97 has been named head football coach at Normal Community High School.
Central Catholic High School senior Lucas Smith is a fan and team favorite as the public address announcer for Illinois Wesleyan women's basketball.