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Titans drop a heartbreaker at home against Wash U.

Titans drop a heartbreaker at home against Wash U.

Jeff Neukom   After making a statement with a 0-0 tie against the 14-1-2 Wheaton Thunder, the Illinois Wesleyan University Titan women’s soccer team kept the ball rolling with convincing performances against CCIW foes Millikin and Elmhurst. The first of two vital conference matchups were against the Big Blue of […]


Overstreet, Titans, fourth in pre-season rankings

Eric Gilbert   The Titans men’s basketball team enter the season with a chip on their shoulder, falling just a few points shy of playing for a national championship last spring. Success has a long-standing history when it comes to Illinois Wesleyan University basketball.  Since participating in NCAA division three […]


2012 IWU Alumna will host public relations workshop

Tia Patsavas   Next Wednesday, Oct. 29, Illinois Wesleyan University alumna Kristin Fields ’12 will host a public relations workshop for students, sharing how imperative networking is for the modern undergraduate. Fields, who currently works as a digital associate at Weber Shandwick’s Chicago office, will present the workshop at 6 […]


Illinois Wesleyan announces 33 new student scholarships

Illinois Wesleyan announces 33 new student scholarships

Emily Considine Illinois Wesleyan University announced 33 new named scholarships on Thursday, Oct. 16 at the 18th annual Scholarship Benefactor Dinner. About nine in 10 IWU students receive financial aid each year, made possible by more than $34 million provided by the University. About 200 scholarship recipients and benefactors attended […]


Ask Anna: Roomination

Anna Lownethal   Q: Dear Anna, I can’t stand living with my roommate anymore. What should I do? A: Well, if you’re no longer capable of occupying the same space with this person, you need to get out. There are a number of ways to get yourself out of a […]


Votes for marriage equality a must

Brexton Isaacs   With Election Day on November 4, it’s time for Illinois Wesleyan University students to start making decisions on who they’ll be voting for. An issue that is critical to many students is marriage equality. Even in 2014, when it seems like support for equality should be a […]


Pumpkin Spice Lattes turn sour

Michelle Wong   Suddenly there it was again, causing pumpkin enthusiasts everywhere to blow up the news feeds. It had arrived—the popular, seasonal, pumpkin spice latte (also known as #PSL). As a lover of all things pumpkin myself, upon seeing this beverage flaunted all over social media, I had to […]


Vandalization of sculpture questions whether they should be kept

Editorial Board   The sculptures featured on Illinois Wesleyan University’s campus have been somewhat dividing. Some students love them, others are less than enthusiastic about them. “I respect the artist and whatever message he wants to relay using these statues, but I don’t think they are the best fit for […]


Recent lawsuit results in a waste of time and money

Ally Daskalopoulos As a political science major on a pre-law track, I consider it a priority to be up to date on current events, specifically news in law and politics. That being said, I was shocked the other day when I came across an article in The Wall Street Journal […]


Christian film adaption one to leave behind

Anna Lowenthal If you’re going to the theater searching for a thrilling, mind-numbingly awe inspiring film, make sure to pass up Vic Armstrong’s film adaptation of Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins’ Christian-apocalyptic novel Left Behind. Though Armstrong snagged big-name actor Nicholas Cage to play the role of the lying, […]