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United States History

2012

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Susan Anderson-Freed, Susan Anderson-Freed, Meg Miner Sep 2012

Susan Anderson-Freed, Susan Anderson-Freed, Meg Miner

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Dr. Susan Anderson-Freed began teaching in the Sociology Department at Illinois Wesleyan University in 1977. A few years later she was reappointed to a position in the Computer Science program where she remained until her departure in 2008.

Anderson-Freed left teaching due to the effects of cancer treatments she was receiving and died on November 4, 2012. A long-time knitting enthusiast, she used the time of her treatments to design patterns and published two books on the subjects. Proceeds from these volumes, which have already been translated into several languages, are designated for the Community Cancer Center, Normal, Illinois. Her ...


George Churukian, George A. Churukian, Meg Miner Aug 2012

George Churukian, George A. Churukian, Meg Miner

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Dr. Churukian joined IWU's faculty as Director of the Secondary Education program in 1976 and retired in 1993. He became active in the International Society for Teacher Education before retiring and has enjoyed a long post-career of activity with this and local community groups.


Mark L. Sheldon, Mark L. Sheldon '70, Meg Miner Aug 2012

Mark L. Sheldon, Mark L. Sheldon '70, Meg Miner

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Mark Sheldon, Class of 1970, who majored in Political Science reflects on his time at IWU and afterwards. Sheldon chaired the Alumni Association for five years and so served on the Board of Trustees. He continues his involvement with campus in a number of ways including by recruiting international students.