Eric Jensen IWU Names Search Committee For New President By Mary Cullen • Sep 4, 2019 Staff / WGLT Illinois Wesleyan named a 12-person committee to find the private university's 20th president. Illinois Wesleyan Names Interim President By Eric Stock • Jun 26, 2019 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. IWU President Jensen Announces Sudden Retirement By Eric Stock • May 31, 2019 Charlie Schlenker / WGLT Illinois Wesleyan University President Eric Jensen has announced his retirement after serving in the role less than four years. IWU Offers Early Retirement In $1.1M Savings Plan By Eric Stock • Mar 6, 2019 Charlie Schlenker / WGLT Illinois Wesleyan University is offering an early retirement incentive as a part of a wide-ranging plan to save $1.1 million. Endowment Tax Proposal Worries Illinois Wesleyan University President By Ryan Denham & Charlie Schlenker • Nov 10, 2017 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.