Sep 302022

Titan cousins Benjamin Killey ’99 and Kate Tombaugh ’07 performed a fusion of traditional and modern opera during an alumni recital at IWU’s Homecoming and Family Weekend. Read the full article here.

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Sep 292022

Jaclyn (Nesbitt) Johnson ’07 and Jack Johnson welcomed Avery Jay Johnson into the world on September 21, 2022 weighing 8 lbs and measuring 21″. Congratulations to the couple!

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Sep 222022

Heather Miller ’07 was recently featured in the Pantagraph’s ’20 under 40′ list, which recognizes young professionals who excel in their career, are passionate about their community and are making a mark in Central Illinois. You can see the full list here.

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Sep 012022

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.

May 122022

Kristin Beversdord-Safranski ’07 has recently achieved Fellow status at the American Laser Study Club (ALSC). The ALSC Fellow status indicates the achievement of basic knowledge in the foundations of laser surgery and laser safety principles through successful completion of ALSC and LIA (Laser Institute of America) courses and exams. Congratulations, Kristen!

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May 122022

Catherine Espel-Logan ’07 and her family relocated to Texas in 2021 with a new job opportunity at State Farm. She will celebrate 15 years with State Farm in May and has recently received a promotion to the Technology Product Analyst role, working in the Labs department supporting innovation work. Outside of work, she and spouse Sean own a small business creating custom art and apparel from customer photos. Learn more here.

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May 112022

Myla Green ’07 begins as the Executive Director of Temple Reyim, a conservative synagogue in Newton, MA, in May 2022. In addition to synagogue operations, Myla will be a key leader in a cutting-edge twenty-first century Jewish campus collaboration between Temple Reyim, Hebrew College – the New England Rabbinical school – and a handful of small Jewish non-profits. Congratulations, Myla!

Apr 012022

Zach Freeman ’07 was named principal at Bloomington District 87’s Washington Elementary School in March 2021. Zach served as a fifth-grade teacher at Washington from 2010-21. He most recently served as an instructional coach at Stevenson Elementary, another district school. He will succeed Jeff Lockenvitz ’84, who is retiring as Washington’s principal after a 37-year career in education.

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