Journalist Jenny Nordberg, author of this year's Summer Reading selection, The Underground Girls of Kabul, will speak about her research on girls growing up disguised as boys in gender-segregated Afghanistan.
Members of the Class of 2020 were urged to seek out experiences that seem foreign and perhaps a little strange - experiences that "rock our world."
At the world's biggest sports stage, Illinois Wesleyan student Juntian Wei '19 has taken selfies with Olympic gold medalists and witnessed the performance of a trailblazer from his home country.
The diverse students in Illinois Wesleyan's Summer Enrichment Program complete a paid internship, learn from formal training workshops and work together on a service project.
Five Illinois Wesleyan students who were selected as Eckley Scholars are tackling issues ranging from stroke rehabilitation to public education to sexual violence on college campuses.
Juntian Wei '19 will travel to Brazil to participate in the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro as a volunteer.
From California's Silicon Valley to a hospital in Kenya, nearly 200 Illinois Wesleyan students are interning this summer in locations around the globe.
Nursing major Julia Nykaza '17 is one of only 53 students selected to intern this summer at the world-renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.