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Aug. 12, 2019

News for and about the Illinois Wesleyan community

Campus News

campus Princeton Review Recognizes Illinois Wesleyan Among Nation's Best
Illinois Wesleyan is one of the nation's best institutions for undergraduates to earn a college degree, according to The Princeton Review's 2020 college guide, The Best 385 Colleges.

Bill The Prom – Produced by Damaschke '85 – Headed To Netflix
Tony Award-nominated Broadway musical The Prom, produced by Bill Damaschke '85, will be headed from the stage to the screen in 2020 – your Netflix screen, to be exact.

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Titan Athletics
TitanIllinois Wesleyan student-athletes have been honored recently for academic achievements:
  • The Illinois Wesleyan women's lacrosse team and two student-athletes have been recognized on the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Association (IWLCA) 2019 Zag Sports Division III Academic Honor Squads and Academic Honor Rolls.
  • The Illinois Wesleyan men's and women's track teams along with six individual women were honored as 2019 All-Academic Track & Field Teams & Individuals, announced by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). 
  • The men's basketball team was among those recognized with Team Academic Excellence Awards for academic achievement by The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC).
  • Five individual men's basketball players were named to the 2018-19 National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court, recognizing collegiate basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during the past season.
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Titans In The News

Illinois Wesleyan served as co-host to the annual St. Jude Telethon, which raised nearly $11 million for the children's research hospital.

The Pantagraph

Illinois Wesleyan supports plans for a bike lane along Route 9, providing students with transportation corridors in the community. More coverage from WGLT Radio.



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Wednesday, Aug. 14


Pre-Orientation programs begin with International Student Orientation.

On Saturday, Aug. 17, participating students arrive for Engaging Diversity and IMPACT Student Orientation. All three programs run through Monday, Aug. 19.



Monday, Aug. 19

International Connections – International Connections is a pre-orientation program created specifically for the roommates of international students, to help support their individual success and enhance their roommate relationship.


COMING SOON! We welcome new students to campus for Turning Titan Orientation Tuesday, Aug. 20 through Sunday, Aug. 25


* See Academic Calendars for this coming year and through 2022-23.

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