From learning first-hand about the surging Chinese economy to connecting physics and ecology through the study of sound, May Term students spend an intensive month in courses on campus and around the world.
Illinois Wesleyan has announced the spring semester Dean's List, which includes 879 students from 29 states and 10 countries.
Illinois Wesleyan University honored 503 candidates for graduation during Commencement on May 4, 2014.
Rachel Branson '14 and Joseph O'Brien '14 have received Phi Beta Kappa Liberal Arts Scholar Awards for research that bridges academic disciplines.
Five students have been selected as the 2014 Eckley Scholars, and will stay on campus this summer to pursue research or creative endeavors under the direction of faculty mentors.
Andy Tung Dao '15 will conduct research this summer on trade openness as a means to economic growth in emerging economies, supported by the Mark Israel Research Fellowship.
Students in an Illinois Wesleyan University global health course have raised more than $1,000 for clean water and sanitation initiatives in developing countries.