April 1, 2016; 2:45–3:15 pm
Illinois Wesleyan plays an active role in neighborhood revitalization through a longtime partnership with the West Bloomington Revitalization Project. Successful results of this collaborative eﬀort include the Book Bike, the Veggie Oasis, the Tool Library, the Allin Street mural, and the Porch Project. This partnership puts the IWU mission into action.
Presenters: Deborah Halperin, Director, Action Research Center
Karen Schmidt, University Librarian
Student Respondents: Kirsten Slaughter ’16, Environmental Studies major
Julie Lewis ’16, sociology and Hispanic studies double major
Illinois Wesleyan University
Higher Education | Urban Studies and Planning
Halperin, Deborah; Schmidt, Karen; Slaughter, Class of 2016, Kirsten; and Lewis, Class of 2016, Julie, "Artistic and Scholarly Sessions: IWU on the Westside: A Partnership with the West Bloomington Revitalization Project" (2016). Inauguration of Eric R. Jensen. 14.