In his book, University Reform, Wesleyan's Hans-Joerg Tiede examines the history of defending academic freedom - a topic that remains relevant today.
Wesleyan's Amanda Hopkins is among the first-ever recipients of the 40 Under 40 Awards, recognizing service and dedication to the population, the nursing profession, and leadership promise for the advancement of nursing in Illinois.
Wesleyan's Ram Mohan will lecture and provide expertise on green chemistry at Pondicherry University in India as a Fulbright Specialist.
The Whole World is Texting: Youth Protest in the Information Age, edited and with chapters by Wesleyan's Irv Epstein, explores how protest is shaped by electronic and social media.
The mythical Greek king Odysseus would recognize much of himself in the cunning, deceitful Frank Underwood, the lead character in the Emmy-nominated Netflix political drama House of Cards.
Wesleyan's Scott Sheridan translated the 2014 novel Lemonade from Italian into English for AmazonCrossing, and draws from translation work in his classes.
Wesleyan's Linda French, whose research explores similar questions as the New Horizons space probe, is eager for its new observations of Pluto.
Wesleyan's Joanne Diaz is co-editor of a new collection of essays, The Little Magazine in Contemporary America -- revealing that the venue may be helped more than hurt by changing technology.
Wesleyan's Christina Isabelli won an IES Abroad grant to teach a summer course in Madrid. Her six-week course in Spanish will examine how social organization and behavior influenced language change.
Chair and Professor of Physics Linda French was named the 2016 recipient of the Kemp Foundation Award for Teaching Excellence during Illinois Wesleyan's Honors Convocation, where 2015 winner Kathleen Montgomery gave the address.