Illinois Wesleyan senior Erin Sweeney was named the University's Outstanding Marketing Student by the St. Louis professional chapter of the American Marketing Association.
Computer science major Alan Russian '15 has earned a sought-after spot as a Google Inc. intern for the summer of 2014.
Illinois Wesleyan is one of the first universities in the state to be accepted into Google's Glass Explorer program, a test program developing its latest innovation in wearable technology.
The play 12 Ophelias, on stage at McPherson, takes characters on a journey beyond Shakespeare, where Ophelia becomes an agent of her own fate and Hamlet is identified as "Rude Boy."
Lexi Baltes '14 is one of 10 student-athletes in the country named to the 2014 Allstate Women's Basketball Coaches Association Good Works Teams, recognizing those who have made a commitment to improving their communities.
Seniors Colleen Leonard and Thomas Sobyra have been named Collegiate Scholars by the Illinois Heartland Section of the American Chemical Society, recognizing their achievements in collaborative research with faculty.
A team of students at Illinois Wesleyan have been named semifinalists in the Records for Life contest sponsored by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
The IWU men's lacrosse team will have its first scrimmage home game on Saturday, Feb. 1, against the University of Illinois Club Team, and its first regular season home game on March 29 at Tucci Stadium.