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A story full of hope: Marion Design Co.

A story full of hope: Marion Design Co.

“And work for the peace and prosperity of the city where I sent you into exile. Pray to the Lord for it, for its welfare will determine your welfare” Jeremiah 29:7 (NLT). A fascinating story has been unfolding over the last few years – a story full of hope. It began...
Elections and who we are

Elections and who we are

On Wednesday morning we awoke to one of the most unusual political events of our lifetimes. The election of Donald Trump to the Presidency of our nation is an event that will be remembered, studied, and retold for many years to come. This has been a tumultuous and...
President Wright expresses gratitude at the one-year mark

President Wright expresses gratitude at the one-year mark

Indiana Wesleyan University President David Wright has released a statement marking the first anniversary, on July 1, of the beginning of his term as IWU’s ninth president: This summer concludes my first year as President of Indiana Wesleyan University. The...
IWU announces “Hoosier 10K” college affordability plan

IWU announces “Hoosier 10K” college affordability plan

Indiana Wesleyan University President David Wright has announced a plan allowing low-income Indiana residents to earn a four-year college degree with only $10,000 of student loan debt. IWU’s Hoosier 10K Plan is designed to serve Indiana residents with the...
Indiana Wesleyan University expands to Australia

Indiana Wesleyan University expands to Australia

The Indiana Wesleyan University Board of Trustees voted unanimously on October 4 to authorize the creation of the University’s first international campus through the acquisition of Wesley Institute in Sydney, Australia. The decision follows 18 months of joint...
IWU inaugurates its ninth president

IWU inaugurates its ninth president

As the opening event of Homecoming, Indiana Wesleyan University inaugurated Dr. David Wright as its ninth president on Friday, October 4, in the Chapel Auditorium on the main Marion, Ind., campus. Wesleyan General Superintendent Jo Anne Lyon, Board Chair Carl...
IWU’s 9th president is announced amidst wide acclaim

IWU’s 9th president is announced amidst wide acclaim

Today, the Indiana Wesleyan University Board of Trustees elected Dr. David W. Wright as the ninth president in the institution’s 93-year history. In making the announcement, IWU Board Chair Carl Shepherd remarked, “Dr. Wright is both deeply rooted in the Wesleyan...