Iowa Wesleyan University Announce Dean’s List Fall 2016 Semester

Iowa Wesleyan University Announce Dean’s List Fall 2016 Semester Mount Pleasant, Iowa: January 20, 2017 − Iowa Wesleyan University is pleased to announce our Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester.  Students exemplifying academic excellence represent the United States and multiple countries.  Criteria to be a part of the Dean’s List include degree-seeking students taking…

LIVE NOW: International Space Station

LIVE NOW: International Space Station Iowa Wesleyan Alum Commander Peggy Whitson live from the International Space Station. Dr. Peggy Whitson graduated from Iowa Wesleyan in 1981 with a B.S. in Biology and Chemistry, Whitson went on to earn her Doctorate in Biochemistry from Rice University in 1985. She then continued her studies and started her…

Award-winning acoustic blues artist, Catfish Keith, takes the stage at Iowa Wesleyan University January 12

Award-winning acoustic blues artist, Catfish Keith, takes the stage at Iowa Wesleyan University January 12 Iowa Wesleyan University invites the community to a live concert of Catfish Keith, an internationally recognized acoustic blues artist, historian and expert on “bottleneck” slide. This free performance will be held on Thursday, January 12, at 7:30 p.m. with a…

Connections Spanning Continents

Connections Spanning Continents Iowa Wesleyan has been welcoming international students since 1891, when Keyroku Miazaki traveled all the way from Tokyo, Japan, to pursue a higher education at our university. That unprecedented occasion started a legacy responsible for affecting great change both far and near. We watched Clement Isong ’54, who, after earning his bachelor’s…

DMACC AND IOWA WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY ENTER INNOVATIVE NURSING PARTNERSHIP

DMACC AND IOWA WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY ENTER INNOVATIVE NURSING PARTNERSHIP Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) and Iowa Wesleyan University (IW) sign an innovative agreement resulting in the first-ever RN-BSN 3+1 (Bachelors of Science in Nursing) completion program in the State of Iowa.  This partnership enhances healthcare across Iowa and advances healthcare education. Iowa Wesleyan University…

Expedition 50/51 International Team of Astronauts complete successful launch to the International Space Station.

Expedition 50/51 International Team of Astronauts complete successful launch to the International Space Station. Thursday, November 17, 2016 is a great day in international history.  It also marks an important and historic day at Iowa Wesleyan University. Commander Peggy Whitson ’81, and her crew Thomas Pesquet of the European Space Agency, and Oleg Novitskiy of the…