2019 Parent Bucket List

New year, new goals! This year, we want to challenge you to complete our 2019 IWU Parent Bucket List, which is packed with fun activities you can do with your student. Experience…

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Wildcat Winter Survival

Over Christmas break you may have seen images on IWU’s social media of the campus looking like a beautiful winter wonderland snow globe. Wintertime in Wildcat Country can be so magical and…

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5 Finals Week Tips

The semester is wrapping up, which means finals week is just around the corner. Even if this year is not your student’s first at IWU, finals week can be stressful. We know…

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Thanksgiving Talking Points

6 Conversations to Have with Your High Schooler over Thanksgiving Break With Thanksgiving Break upon us, we know you will be spending some extra (much-needed) time with your high school student. Between…

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Thanksgiving Check Out

If you and your student are new to the IWU community, you may have questions about breaks—especially with Thanksgiving break quickly approaching. (YAY!) Because campus will be closed, all students must check…

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5 Tips for Long-Distance Parenting

Many of our students travel a significant distance to study at IWU. We know long-distance parenting can be hard, so we asked a few parents and students how they stay connected “from a…

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Help! Send Encouragement!

Has your student been experiencing stress this semester? As a parent, we know you want to make sure your student is doing well. If you are looking for ways to encourage your…

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October Events at IWU

Your student has been moved in for an entire month now, and we are sure you want to stay involved in his or her life on campus. Lucky for you, we have…

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Club Organizations at IWU

Part of the college experience includes getting involved in campus clubs and organizations. Whether your student enjoys being active in the community, using their athletic talents, exploring professional opportunities or simply making…

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IWU Fall Athletics to Follow

As part of our IWU community, you can help support IWU athletics teams by attending athletic events, cheering on teams from afar and even simply following teams on social media! Even if…

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