Aug 112017

Laurie Diekhoff departed from IWU after 10 years at the Hart Career Center. She told her colleagues, “I spent 10 great years at the Career Center, enjoying my work, my colleagues, and the many relationships I have made on campus and in the community as a result of this position. Assisting students with their career development plans, helping employers fulfill their hiring needs, developing new programs, and contributing to the ongoing success of the Hart Career Center has been quite rewarding!”

Apr 222017
Max Leonard ’16 (Men’s Track and Field) was awarded the Male Athlete of the Year award at the sixth annual State Farm “Tommy Awards” on Monday, April 10 at the Shirk Center.
Matthew Mardis ’16 was announced as an inductee into the “Order of the Titans.”
Apr 032017

Anastasia Lowenthal ’16 was hired by the Illinois Manufacturer Association as the Manager of Publications and Editor of The Illinois Manufacturer. Coincidentally, the person that hired her was an IWU alum, Mark Denzler ’93.

Ana was hired as the IMA’s new Manager of Publications and Editor of “The Illinois Manufacturer.” In addition to managing and editing the magazine, Ana will update and maintain the IMA web blogs, distribute the “Weekly News Update”, photograph events, and write/host Video Library broadcasts from the Springfield Studio.

Feb 192017

Class of 2016–this year’s Thank A Giver Day is on February 20. As students and staff are celebrating donors on campus, consider the ways you could make an impactful contribution to current students. Visit to make a gift.