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…

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…

The Education Division at Iowa Wesleyan University touts re-accreditation and ninth-semester program for student-teaching opportunities

The Education Division at Iowa Wesleyan University touts re-accreditation and ninth-semester program for student-teaching opportunities The Teacher Education Program at Iowa Wesleyan University recently enjoyed what many universities would consider to be a perfect year.  Following the May 2016 graduation, every Education graduate was employed by the fall 2016 semester.  And in August, the Teacher…

Pair of Tigers Earn All-Conference Awards

The 2016 SLIAC volleyball All-Conference awards were announced today.  The awards ranged from first through third team honors, the All-Sportsmanship team, Newcomer of the Year, Coach of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, Player of the Year, and Team Sportsmanship honors. Iowa Wesleyan had two members receive recognition for their play this season. Cierra…