In her book, How We Die Now: Intimacy and the Work of Dying Karla Erickson '95 examines how social rituals have not kept pace with longer lives and slower deaths.
New Alumni Association President Sundeep Mullangi '97 believes that IWU alumni love their alma mater but don't always know how to stay involved -- or that they're even needed. He wants to change that.
Sung Jin Hong '97 is developing a mini-opera that will integrate Percy Bysshe Shelley's sonnet Ozymandias with the award-winning crime drama Breaking Bad.
Three alumni and members of Sigma Alpha Iota music fraternity -- Christina Hoblin '13, Margaret Fox '04, and Martha Dodds Stoner '69 -- received awards from the national fraternity.
Ashley (Watson) Rietz received a 2013 Robert C. Cefalo House Officer Award from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, recognizing her exemplary service to patients and families, high standards of care, and professional performance.
Illinois Wesleyan alumni chimed in on Facebook to offer advice for students heading into finals week. For one, "Breathe! Prepare, but don't obsess."