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Roesner to Receive National Teaching Award
Wesleyan's Rebecca Roesner has been selected as this year's recipient of Iota Sigma Pi's Centennial Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.


New Endowed Professors Named At Commencement
Four Illinois Wesleyan faculty members were invested as new endowed professors at Commencement: David Bollivar, Vickie Folse, Rob Kearney and Gabe Spalding.


ASIANetwork Honors Amoloza
Illinois Wesleyan's Teddy O. Amoloza has received a distinguished service award from ASIANetwork, a consortium of liberal arts institutions, for her three-term leadership as executive director.


Dougan Award's Sponsor Named Recipient
Wesleyan's Hans-Joerg Tiede, who first proposed the James D. Dougan Award for Contributions to Faculty Governance at Illinois Wesleyan, is this year's recipient of that honor.


Students Name Jaeckle Professor of the Year
Illinois Wesleyan students have voted Associate Professor of Biology William Jaeckle the 2014 Professor of the Year. He will speak at Commencement on Sunday, May 4.


Ferradáns Publishes Bilingual Collection of Spanish Poet's Work
Wesleyan's Carmela Ferradáns has published Incessant Beauty, the first dual language collection of Ana Rossetti's poetry.


Montgomery Named Kemp Teaching Award Winner
Associate Professor of Political Science Kathleen Montgomery was named the 2015 recipient of the Kemp Foundation Award for Teaching Excellence at the annual Honors Convocation on Wednesday.


Kerr Visits Capitol Hill with Nursing Delegation
Assistant Professor of Nursing Noël Kerr learned how to influence health-care policy at the national and local level during a recent Nurse in Washington Internship.


Diaz Wins Brittingham Prize in Poetry
Wesleyan's Joanne Diaz has won the 2014 Brittingham Prize in Poetry for best book-length manuscript of original poetry for her collection, My Favorite Tyrants.


Provost Publishes 6th In Series of Conductor's Guides
Illinois Wesleyan's Jonathan Green recently published A Conductor's Guide to Selected Baroque Choral-Orchestral Works, the latest in his critically acclaimed series of Conductor's Guides.