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Eric Jensen

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Illinois Wesleyan named a 12-person committee to find the private university's 20th president.

Georgia Nugent
Illinois Wesleyan University

Illinois Wesleyan University has tabbed the former president of Kenyon College in Ohio to serve as interim president following Eric Jensen’s recent departure.

Eric Jensen
Charlie Schlenker / WGLT

Illinois Wesleyan University President Eric Jensen has announced his retirement after serving in the role less than four years.

Eric Jensen
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Illinois Wesleyan University is offering an early retirement incentive as a part of a wide-ranging plan to save $1.1 million.

Cristian Jaramillo / WGLT

Illinois Wesleyan University’s president said Thursday that a plan to tax college endowments as part of a larger tax overhaul would unfairly harm private schools and make them less affordable.