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Campus Weekly
Enroll Now May 8, 2017
We hope you enjoy this edition of our campus newsletter, sharing important happenings at Illinois Wesleyan University and news about the Titan community.
Campus News
GradsIllinois Wesleyan Celebrates Class of 2017
Illinois Wesleyan University celebrated more than 400 graduates in the Class of 2017 during Commencement exercises on May 7. See a Commencement Photo Gallery and #IWUclassof2017 on Social Media.
seniorsNewest Grads Ready for Future
Seniors share who inspired them and what transformed them most while at Illinois Wesleyan, why they feel so confident about what's next -- and why the most unexpected experiences will be what they remember forever.
camel trekPhoto Contest Celebrates 'Emotional Power' of Study Abroad
Illinois Wesleyan's semiannual study abroad photo contest is an opportunity to see the wider world through the eyes of our students -- with its challenge, magic and discovery.
puppetsStudents Stage Cinderella as Puppet Theatre
Students created puppets, their clothes, the theatre and scenery for a remarkable production of Cinderella -- while another class scored and recorded the soundtrack.
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Titan Athletics
TommyFour Titan teams won conference championships over the weekend and will advance to NCAA Division III championships:
  • The women's lacrosse team claimed its first College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) Tournament championship and their first automatic qualifying bid into the NCAA Division III championships.
  • After winning the CCIW Tournament championship, the men's lacrosse team won its first-ever bid into the NCAA Division III Championship Tournament.
  • The softball team won its 12th CCIW tournament championship and the league's automatic bid into the NCAA Division III tournament. 
  • Junior Conner O'Neil was the tournament medalist as the Illinois Wesleyan men's golf team won its sixth straight CCIW championship and the conference's automatic bid to the NCAA Division III Men's Golf Championship.
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Titans In The News
The Pantagraph
 
More than 400 seniors celebrated their graduation on Sunday with the advice, "The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."
 
The Pantagraph
 
Mark Brodl, associate vice president for academic affairs for budget and research at Trinity University in San Antonio, will become Illinois Wesleyan's provost in July.
 
The Pantagraph
A group of Illinois Wesleyan seniors ended their school year the same way they started it: in a day of service to the community.
WGLT Radio
 
Sara Caligiuri ’18 is performing in a touring children's opera written by Nancy Steele Brokaw '71, produced by Prairie Fire Theater in cooperation with the IWU School of Music.
 
The Pantagraph
 

Gina Mandros, formerly Easterseals' community president, has been named director of advancement operations at Illinois Wesleyan.
 
The Pantagraph
Renovations underway at the Shirk Center will bring more comfortable seating to the arena and other improvements.
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