Bob Geraty, a Class of 1998 graduate with more than 17 years of admissions experience with Illinois Wesleyan, has been appointed interim dean of admissions.
The redeveloped quadrangle north of State Farm Hall, which includes a stainless steel water sculpture entitled Aspiration, has been named Egbers Quadrangle.
Michael Tipsord '81 will become CEO of State Farm Insurance Cos. in September, at the recommendation of current CEO and fellow Illinois Wesleyan graduate Ed Rust Jr. '72, who will remain board chairman.
Physics alumnus Taiyo Wilson '12 has been awarded a NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship, enabling him to collaborate with top researchers in the field.
Alumni Deon Hornsby '97, Stephen L. Ondra '80 and Jill E. York '85 have been elected to Illinois Wesleyan's Board of Trustees.
Miranda Karban '08, a graduate student in biological anthropology, has received a Ballard and Seashore Dissertation Fellowship for her research on cranial growth patterns in modern humans and Neanderthals.