Professor Valerie Unkrich received the Honor Award from Iowa Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.

The Honor Award is the highest award the Iowa Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance bestows upon recipients. The Honor Award is given to members who have made outstanding contributions to the field of health, physical education, recreation or dance in the state of Iowa. The recipient must be an IAHPERD member and…

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Volleyball Drops Two in Non-Conference Triangular

The women’s volleyball team hosted Mount Mercy University in a non-conference triangular last night. Iowa Wesleyan took on the Mustangs in game one of the day and ended the night against the Trojans.  IW dropped both games of the night, falling 3-0 to Mount Mercy and 3-1 to Hannibal-LaGrange. The Mustangs’ attack game was too…

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Iowa Wesleyan Enrollment Surges in 2016

Mount Pleasant, Iowa: September 8, 2016 − Iowa Wesleyan University’s campus is buzzing with excitement as enrollment numbers surge for a second straight year.  In 2015, Iowa Wesleyan achieved a record setting 62% increase in its incoming class.  This fall saw an increase of 50% above last year making it the largest incoming class in…

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Celebrating 175 years of Iowa Wesleyan

Change in name, attitude credited with 150 percent growth in new students. MOUNT PLEASANT — Despite her Chicago roots, Nina Williams attended a small high school — the kind where everybody knows your name. She had a lot of college options by the time her senior year came around, but her decision went beyond stats…

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IA Campus Compact Award

Iowa Wesleyan SAAC Wins Network Choice Award

Iowa Wesleyan’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee was presented with the Network Choice Award on May 31, 2016, at the Iowa Memorial Union at the University of Iowa along with the 2016 Engaged Campus Awards event. The Network Choice Award winner was chosen through the Network Choice Poll, which closed on May 26, 2016.  Iowa Wesleyan’s Student-Athlete…

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All-American-honors

Iowa Wesleyan has Three Tigers Receive All-American Honors

Iowa Wesleyan had three players receive USCAA All-American honors.  Baseball had one member receive honors and the USCAA announced the award on May 9, 2016, at the championship banquet. The Iowa Wesleyan softball had two players earn the All-American honors for their performances this year, and the USCAA announced the awards on May 15, 2016, at the softball…

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Four Tigers Earn USCAA National All-Academic Honors

The USCAA National All-Academic team has been released for the 2016 baseball season.  Iowa Wesleyan had four out of the 64 total student-athletes receive the award for this season.  To receive the award, student-athletes must be at least a sophomore and maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Jarred Boyer, Cole Fanselow,…

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