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Illinois Wesleyan University

Sept. 3, 2019

News for and about the Illinois Wesleyan community

Campus News

Minor book New Book Reflects on the Presidency of Minor Myers jr. at Illinois Wesleyan
Professor and Associate Provost Emeritus Roger Schnaitter reflects on the presidency of Minor Myers jr. in a new book, which tells the story of two driving passions in Myers' 14-year tenure at IWU: his personal passion for books and his devotion to providing Illinois Wesleyan with an exemplary campus library.

Ram Mohan Receives Second Fulbright of 2019-20 to Teach in India
Wendell and Loretta Hess Professor of Chemistry Ram Mohan is the recipient of a second Fulbright grant for the 2019-20 academic year, the third Fulbright award of his career.

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Titan Athletics
  • Longtime Illinois Wesleyan Sports Information Director Stew Salowitz '76 retired Friday, Aug. 30, after more than 30 years in the role at his alma mater.

  • For the fourth straight year, the men's golf team opened the season with a win over Millikin University in the Battle for Route 51.
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Titans In The News
Crain's Chicago Business

Juan Salgado '91, the Chancellor of City Colleges of Chicago, was named one of "Chicago's Most Powerful Latinos."

WGLT Radio

Over 30 new Steinway & Sons pianos were delivered to Illinois Wesleyan, a newly minted All-Steinway school. More coverage from The Pantagraph.

The Pantagraph

Professor and Associate Provost Emeritus Roger Schnaitter has penned a book on the presidency of former IWU President Minor Myers jr.

Ford County Record

Bob Huppert '09 will be inducted into the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley Hall of Fame at halftime of the school's homecoming game on Sept. 27.

Clinton (Ill.) Journal

Dr. Bradley Grant '03 owns and operates Mid-State Eye practices, with locations in Clinton and Shelbyville, Illinois.


Jeffrey Becker '01 was named to Billboard's Top Music Lawyers list. More coverage from The (Arlington Heights, Ill.) Daily Herald.

The Pantagraph

IWU students can now view grades, event schedules and dining options through a new Illinois Wesleyan mobile app.





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Alumni Events

24th Annual Titan Alumni and Friends Golf Outing  
Monday, September 9

Noon start; 5 p.m. dinner
Join us for the 24th Annual Titan Alumni Golf Outing at the Mistwood Golf Club in Romeoville, Illinois.


IWU Homecoming 
October 4 - 6
You can view the complete schedule and register for events.

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In recent highlights, Joshua Newport '00 has returned to Central Illinois and is currently a Science Librarian at Milner Library at Illinois State University.

Class Newsletters
  • Alison Sweeney '01 has joined the faculty at Yale University as an Associate Professor of Physics and Ecology & Evolutionary Biology.
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This newsletter is an electronic publication of Illinois Wesleyan University's Communications Office, edited by Ann Aubry, director of communications, in conjunction with the Office of Alumni Engagement. To submit items of interest, email


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