Faculty News

  • Plath Edits Book Analyzing Casablanca

    Plath Edits Book Analyzing Casablanca

    James Plath, R. Forrest Colwell Endowed Chair of English at Illinois Wesleyan University, has edited the first volume in the new Critical Insights series from Salem Press, Critical Insights Film: Casablanca.

  • Gearhart Named Kemp Teaching Award Winner

    Gearhart Named Kemp Teaching Award Winner

    Rebecca Gearhart was named the 2017 recipient of the Kemp Foundation Award for Teaching Excellence at Honors Convocation, where 2016 winner Linda French discussed “The Long and Winding Trail” of her career.

  • Students Elect Professor, Staffer, Advisor of the Year

    Students Elect Professor, Staffer, Advisor of the Year

    The Illinois Wesleyan student body honored faculty member Scott Sheridan, staff member Robyn Walter, and Provost Jonathan Green as Advisor of the Year. 

  • Faculty Promotions, Tenure Announced

    Faculty Promotions, Tenure Announced

    Faculty members Frank Boyd, Diego Mendez-Carbajo, Abigail Jahiel, Scott Sheridan, Kevin Sullivan, and Jason Themanson were promoted to full professors and Mignon Montpetit Jolly was awarded a promotion and tenure.

  • Burke's Work Lauded by Professional Sociology Society

    Burke's Work Lauded by Professional Sociology Society

    The Midwest Sociological Society will present its biennial Early Career Scholarship Award to Associate Professor of Sociology Meghan Burke.