April 25, 2022
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Campus News
A spotlight will shine on collaborative work by film and theatre students during the second annual Guerrilla Film Festival in the Hansen Student Center from 7-10 p.m. today (Monday, April 25).
Titan pride was evident Tuesday as the Illinois Wesleyan University community rallied to raise $2,391,253 to support All In for Wesleyan.
Ancient-style Chinese calligraphy on artwork in the Illinois Wesleyan art collection has been translated by current Titan students.
Titan Athletics
Titans In The News
Vidette Online - Illinois State University
Former IWU librarian and professor Karen Schmidt was presented the Grabill-Homan Community Peace Prize.
The Pantagraph
Illinois Wesleyan raised more than $2.3 million in its All in for Wesleyan annual day of giving.
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Monday, April 25
Final Examinations

 

5:30 p.m., Westbrook Auditorium, Presser Hall Percussion Ensemble Sponsored by the School of Music

 

7-10 p.m., Hansen Student Center – Student Short Film Showcase
Tuesday, April 26
Final Examinations

 

3 p.m., Inspiration Field Softball vs Millikin (Doubleheader) - Rescheduled from April 20 – Streaming live at www.iwusports.com/watch/
Wednesday, April 27
Final grades due for seniors and graduate candidates

 

10 a.m.-12 p.m. & 1-3:30 p.m., Hart Career Center, Myers Welcome Center – Career Center Walk-In Hours – Students are invited to stop by to take advantage of our career resources and spaces.

 

3 p.m., Inspiration Field – Softball vs. North Park - (Doubleheader) - Rescheduled from April 24)

 

5 p.m., Horenberger Field – Baseball vs Eastern Illinois
Friday, April 29
3 p.m., Horenberger Field – Baseball vs Augustana - Senior Day – Streaming live at www.iwusports.com/watch/
Saturday, April 30
12-3 p.m., Tucci Stadium – Men's Lacrosse vs Elmhurst - Senior Day – Streaming live at www.iwusports.com/watch/

 

4-7 p.m., Tucci Stadium – Women's Lacrosse vs Carthage - Senior Day – Streaming live at www.iwusports.com/watch/
Sunday, May 1
1 p.m., Kemp Commencement Plaza, Eckley Quadrangle – Commencement - Celebrating the Class of 2022 – More details at www.iwu.edu/commencement
Kudos
  • Megan Koch '17 will be making her main stage debut in April 2022 with Fort Worth Opera, singing Annina in Giuseppe Verdi's La Traviata.

 

Announcements
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Report
Progress on recommendations from the 2021 DEI report can be found through the diversity section of our website, along with the original report by Dr. Derrick Tillman-Kelly '09. Find the report and status on recommendations here.
Opt-In COVID Testing
Optional on-campus COVID-19 testing is open to students, faculty and staff. If you would like to participate, please sign up here. Testing is available Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Shirk Center. Unvaccinated students will test weekly automatically and do not need to sign up. Deadline for registration is 1 p.m. Monday before the testing date.
In Sympathy
  • Please extend sympathy to Tony Bankston, associate athletic director, whose father passed away on April 14. See his obituary.

 

  • Please offer condolences to Wendy Kooken, associate professor of nursing, whose father passed away on April 20. An obituary is online.
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