WGLT Radio
    September 1
    President Eric Jensen talked with WGLT about fall enrollment and the upcoming academic year.

    Chicago Tribune
    August 31
    In an Op-Ed, IWU President Eric Jensen argues that a recent state legislative effort to retain college students in Illinois wrongfully neglects students who otherwise could not afford to attend college – students who, data suggests, are best served by private institutions.

    Chicago Tribune
    August 30
    Associate Professor of Music Vadim Mazo is one of four candidates vying to become director of the Waukegan (Ill.) Symphony Orchestra.

    The Pantagraph
    August 30
    Christine McHugh ’82 will perform Parents Must Be Dead, a solo spoken memoir, at Illinois Wesleyan on Sept. 1.

    (Peoria, Ill.) Journal Star
    August 30
    Ben Hammer ’09, a Peoria native and the head football coach at Rock Island High School, talked about returning closer to his roots after coaching in North Carolina.

    National Geographic
    August 30
    Professor of Biology Will Jaeckle contributed to an article that found sea cucumbers keep the ocean clean and resilient, and even fight climate change.

    (West Palm Beach, Fla.) Palm Beach Post
    August 28
    Sara (Shannon) Alijewicz ’84, an attorney and former general magistrate, was elected to a Palm Beach County Court judgeship.

    WGLT Radio
    August 27
    Professor of Political Science Jim Simeone described how Illinois settlement patterns did a lot to shape the early politics of the state and remain a force today.

    Victory Sports Network
    August 25
    Amanda Fazzari ’14 has been named the head softball coach at Trinity Christian College.

    The Pantagraph
    August 20
    Among local college and university efforts to emphasize practical experiences in curriculum is Illinois Wesleyan’s implementation of Signature Experiences.