Biophysicist Alison Sweeney ’01 explained how pollen gets its stunning diversity of shapes.
The 29th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Holiday Gospel Festival was held at Illinois Wesleyan’s Presser Hall on Feb. 18.
Robert S. Eckley Distinguished Professor of Economics Mike Seeborg joined “Sound Ideas” to discuss the impact of the minimum wage hike in Illinois.
Did you know? Congress in 1948 declared Feb. 3 to be “Chaplains Day” honoring four chaplains – including Illinois Wesleyan graduate George Fox – who gave their own life jackets to sailors abandoning the Dorchester as it sank on Feb. 3, 1943. Also on VTDigger.
Illinois Wesleyan’s Merwin Gallery is currently featuring work by multimedia artist Tom Rice.
Kevin Barker ’92 was named president of Beckhoff Automation LLC.
Jack Sikma ’77 was named a finalist for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. More coverage from Chicago Tribune, The Pantagraph, (Kankakee, Ill.) Daily Journal and (Rock Island, Ill.) Dispatch-Argus.
Associate Professor of Psychology Amanda Vicary shared analysis on dating trends and how people find relationships.
Julie Dunbar '80, president of Dunbar Transportation Consulting, received the inaugural Outstanding Industry Contributor Award from the Zephyr Foundation.
Heather Huftalin '06 has been named marketing manager at Jones Naturals LLC.