Nicole Bereolos ’00 was awarded the 2023 Texas Diabetes Care & Education Specialist of the Year. Congratulations Nicole!
Rachel Meseke ’00 became a Certified Kansas City Barbecue Society Competition Judge. Congrats, Rachel!
|Jeremy Daniel ’00, was sworn in as a United States District Court Judge for the Northern District of Illinois. Prior to joining the bench, he served as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Northern District of Illinois. Congratulations Jeremy!|
Jennifer (Robb) Bahr ’00 and Adam Bahr recently welcomed Isaac Lincoln Bahr to the world on March 23, 2023! Congratulations to you both!
Kate (Loebach) Hertz ’00 was recently named Assistant Principal of her alma mater, Sycamore High School. You can read more about this here. Congratulations Kate!
Megan Sholar ’00 recently had her book, Chasing Equality: Women’s Rights and US Public Policy, published by Lynne Rienner Publishers.
“Despite women’s many gains in the political, economic, and social spheres, equality remains elusive-and in some areas, ground is being lost. In this book, we trace the struggle for women’s equal rights and opportunities in the US across more than a century, focusing on issues such as workplace discrimination and harassment, reproductive rights, and work-family balance.”
You can read more about this book here. Congratulations Megan!
Sharon Chung ’00 was elected as representative for the 91st House District of Illinois, serving as the first Korean-American elected to the General Assembly. You can read more here.
Lucy Shair is an alum of IWU who passed away in January 2021. She was an avid supporter for women taking control of their financial futures and after her initial cancer diagnosis in 2016, she dreamed big and launched her own financial advisory firm. After her passing, a group a friends wanted to do more and the Lucy Shair Foundation for Women in Finance was created. The foundation will offer a yearly $5,000 grant to women working in the finance industry.
Sharon Chung ’00 debated against Scott Preston at Illinois State University’s Bone Student Center. Both candidates are vying for the 91st Illinois House District seat. You can read more here.
In the past two years we’ve witnessed the Titan community come together in new ways to share stories, expertise, and friendship. However, we have long awaited the chance to welcome you back to campus for a true Illinois Wesleyan Homecoming! We look forward to sharing a meal, a drink, and a story with all of you in person, September 23-25, 2022.
Click here for a full schedule of events and to register.