While in Nicaragua as a Peace Corps volunteer and environmental educator, Maggie Byrne '11 completed the Fuego y Agua race for a cause.
Amy Fairgrieve '12 has been awarded a $5,000 Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship to complete a doctorate program at the University of Minnesota, one of 51 students awarded this fellowship nationally.
Five alumni and a member of the Illinois Great Rivers Conference have been named as new trustees, or moved into new roles on the Illinois Wesleyan Board of Trustees.
Jeff Morriss '73 was part of the five-member Intel team that developed Universal Serial Bus (USB) technology, honored with the 2013 European Inventor Award.
Dave Kindred '63 has been named the winner of the Memorial Tournament's Golf Journalism Award for 2013, and is scheduled to appear on The Golf Channel.
Former Illinois Wesleyan basketball player Michelle Bilek '13 has been named Director of Basketball Operations at Division I Columbia University in New York City.