Apr 162020

Lindsay Bullington ‘17 recognizes similarities between working in the medical field and being an athlete. As Lindsay and her fellow healthcare providers battle the coronavirus pandemic, she remembers experiences she had as an athlete on the IWU Volleyball team. Click here to read more.

Thank you for all the that you are doing during this time, Lindsay!

Apr 082020

Ways to Support Fellow Titans
    1. To share a word of support for your classmates at this time, submit a post to your class newsletter by emailing your editor or if your class does not have an editor, send your post to classnews@iwu.edu.
    2. You can provide support to the Titan Student Emergency Fund. This fund will provide relief to students with needs such as housing, travel, moving and storage, transportation and vehicle repair, and technology needs related to remote learning.
    3. If you have expertise or a career opportunity that you can share with students, please connect with a Hart Career Center staff member for a phone or video appointment through a Handshake account here. You can also post job and internship opportunities on the site. View FAQs here.
    4. University Archives & Special Collections wants to hear your experiences and reflections to keep a historical record of the impact of the pandemic on the Illinois Wesleyan community, you can learn more here.
    5. Assist the IWU Admissions team in student recruitment efforts. Our alumni are the best and most qualified to meet with prospective students to share your IWU experience. Sign up here: Titan Alumni Ambassadors.
    6. You can see more ideas here.
Mar 262020

Thank you to Cameron McKee ’17, who volunteered to eat lunch and talk with students during the Psychology and Sociology Luncheon on 2/12/20, concerning her MS in Environmental Psychology and her experience as a Strategy and Change Analyst for CannonDesign.

Feb 282020

Kenny Tran ’17 made his debut with Alliance Theatre as Oliver in the new musical Maybe Happy Ending. Click here to read more about his debut in the musical.

Congratulations, Kenny!

Feb 072020

Thank-A-Giver Day (TAG Day) is Monday, February 10. This day provides the IWU campus community with the opportunity to thank 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 we rely on support from alumni and friends, our endowment, and external grants.  

If you would like to be celebrated as a donor today, you can make a gift at iwu.edu/give

Jan 272020

Carly Floyd ’17 married Nicholas Sherman on December 7, 2019. Click here to read about Carly and Nicholas’s love story and see a sweet collection of engagement photos. To view photos from their wedding day, click here. Congratulations to them both!

Mr. & Mrs. Sherman

Nov 192019

Thank you to Xingchen “Stella” Wang ’17 for offering a brief beginners workshop on November 11th on the significance of names in China and why it’s important and respectful to honor students’ names, with the opportunity to practice basic Chinese names.

Nov 042019

Andrew Kauerauf ’17 recently graduated from the University of Washington with a Master of Arts degree in Museology. His thesis was entitled Understanding Modern History Museum Smartphone Mobile Guides and Apps.

Oct 222019

Upon completing her Master of Science in Sociology degree at Illinois State University in August of 2019, Raelynn Parmely ’17 accepted a position at the Illinois Farm Bureau, where she will be the new Environmental Program Manager.

Congrats Raelynn!