Charlene Recio ’02 was recently elected President of the 2020 Executive Board by members of the Will County Women’s Bar Association. Here is the link to the article.
Michael Mayo ’02 and his spouse Sarah Evans ’03 moved to Wales to pursue Sarah’s dream of studying in her family’s homeland, and Michael’s dream of working abroad. They filmed an episode of House Hunters International in December, which will likely air this spring. They continue to support the School of Art “Mayo Award” for outstanding juried exhibition efforts.
Matt Garard ’02 and his wife Elizabeth welcomed a baby boy, Levi Henry Garard, on February 22, 2019.
Welcome to the world Levi!!
Elizabeth Kensek ’02 was hired as Associate Producer by the Board of Directors of WaterTower Theatre, along with Shane Peterman, Producing Artistic Director. Here is the link to the article about her accomplishment.
You did it, Titans! You were the key to our success. On April 11, 2,205 donors collectively raised $518,316. And thanks to the generosity of our pacesetter challenge donors, our grand total is $776,316 (and still counting!)
Mark Ordonez ’02 and Christina Ordonez welcomed Charlotte Grace on June 29, 2018. Congrats on your new addition!
Check out the All In Happy Hours taking place around the country. Show your Titan pride by spreading the word about All In for Wesleyan to your personal networks via social media, calls, texts, emails, etc.
You’ll have a great time while encouraging others to make an additional gift on All In and share stories about how IWU Unlocked Opportunities for each of us. Visit our webpage for more information and registration.
On April 11, alumni, parents, students, faculty, staff, and friends of IWU show your pride and support by being All In for Wesleyan. During this 24-hour giving day, let’s unlock opportunities together – you are key to our success!
Shelby Sours ’02 recently performed in Chess, a musical.
Set in 1979 at the International World Chess Championship, this highly acclaimed musical develops the ancient and distinguished game of chess into a metaphor for romantic rivalries and East-West political intrigue. The players, lovers, politicians, CIA and KGB make their moves to the pulse of this monumental rock score. Several numbers, including “One Night in Bangkok” and “I Know Him So Well”, are international hits.
Thank-A-Giver Day (TAG Day) is on Monday, February 11. This day provides the IWU campus community with the opportunity to thank the donors who support Illinois Wesleyan. IWU celebrates each year in mid-February because it marks the symbolic point during the academic year – about 70% of the way through – when tuition dollars run out and support from alumni and friends, our endowment, and external grants kicks in for the remainder of the year.
Thank you to all donors who help make the IWU experience possible!