Iowa Wesleyan University provides $55.1 million regional economic impact

Iowa Wesleyan University provides $55.1 million regional economic impact Iowa Wesleyan University contributes a $55.1 million annual economic impact in Southeast Iowa, according to a new study recently completed by Hanover Research of Arlington, Virginia. The new study details the immense impact IW makes on the region in many ways including: delivering educational programming that…

Campus Update 12.12.2017

December 12, 2017 Congratulations to our December Graduates! Seventeen Iowa Wesleyan graduates received their diplomas during the December Graduation Ceremony held on Thursday, December 7, in the Social Hall. A reception followed in the Howe Atrium. Dr. Cheyrl Newland, Assistant Professor of Education and 2017 Chadwick Teach of the Year, was the guest speaker at…

Director of Financial Aid

Director of Financial Aid Iowa Wesleyan University is accepting applications for the Director of Financial Aid.  This position will report directly to the Vice President, and will fill a vital position on the university’s enrollment management team. Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Direct and manage student financial aid and scholarship programs…

Assistant Professor in the Division of Business

Assistant Professor in the Division of Business Iowa Wesleyan University is accepting applications for an Assistant Professor in the Division of Business to begin in August 2018.  This is a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track teaching position.  Responsibilities include teaching business students in the classroom and online with qualifications to teach a variety of topics in the…

Record Breaking Astronaut Dr. Peggy Whitson to give keynote address at Iowa Wesleyan University’s Founders Day Celebration

Record Breaking Astronaut Dr. Peggy Whitson to give keynote address at Iowa Wesleyan University’s Founders Day Celebration Mount Pleasant, Iowa: January 24, 2018 – In celebration of Iowa Wesleyan University’s 176th anniversary of its founding, the University welcomes home alumna Dr. Peggy Whitson ’81, NASA’s record-setting astronaut, who completed a career total of 665 days…

3rd Annual Emerging Educators Conference January 22, 2018

Dr. Becky Beckner, Chair of the Education Division, and two elementary education students attended the 3rd Annual Emerging Educators Conference: New Year’s Resolutions for Effective Educators on January 22, 2018 at Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa. Students attended sessions on ethics in education, classroom management, the Iowa Teaching Standards, and 21st century skills as characteristics…