For economics major Brigitta Jakob '17, the opportunity to meet major figures in the field of international trade is a highlight of her summer internship at the American Indonesian Chamber of Commerce in New York.
Austin Aldag '16 is interning in Washington, D.C. this summer with the Bureau of Economic Analysis, collecting information on foreign investment in United States businesses.
Illinois Wesleyan biology faculty and nearly 40 students were among 3,000 authors of a scientific paper, a team of scholars who sequenced the largest-ever number of bacteriophages.
New IWU students are joining faculty, staff and alumni in reading The Unlikely Disciple: A Sinner's Semester at America's Holiest University for the Summer Reading Program, fitting the year's intellectual theme of "Nation(s) Divided?"
Alanna Hill will be the director of fraternity and sorority life at Illinois Wesleyan beginning July 6.
Physics major Zhenghao (Andy) Ding '18, who researches microfluidics, optical trapping and quantum entanglement in the IWU physics lab, was awarded a 2015 Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship.
Avery Amerson '17, a leader of the IWU Pride Alliance, was awarded a scholarship from the National Society of Leadership and Success.
Thanks to a $100,000 grant from the Freeman Foundation, 17 Illinois Wesleyan students are headed to Asia for internship opportunities this summer and fall.