With grant funding, Wesleyan's Adriana Ponce brought Gamelan instruments to campus to expose students to non-Western musical traditions.
Supported by a three-year grant, physicist Bruno deHarak and 12 student research assistants will experiment with laser-scattered electrons.
Wesleyan's Sonja Fritzsche has published a book examining world science fiction -- from the dinosaur myth that became Godzilla to Brazilian sci-fi comedy.
Wesleyan's Rebecca Roesner has been selected as this year's recipient of Iota Sigma Pi's Centennial Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.
Four Illinois Wesleyan faculty members were invested as new endowed professors at Commencement: David Bollivar, Vickie Folse, Rob Kearney and Gabe Spalding.
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.
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.
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.
Wesleyan's Carmela Ferradáns has published Incessant Beauty, the first dual language collection of Ana Rossetti's poetry.
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.