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News for IWU’s Campus

About

The Sojourn is Indiana Wesleyan University’s digital, student-run news site overseen by Amplify Media, IWU’s student-led media team. The publication was operated as a print newspaper for more than 70 years before transitioning to an all digital format in September 2015. The all-student staff also reports for GrantCOnnected.net, a website focused on Grant County news.

2023-2024 Staff

Parker Dean, writer

Year: Freshman

Major: Multimedia Communication

Fun Fact: “I have almost bowled a perfect game in bowling (290).”

Emily Lamb, writer

Year: Sophomore

Major: Multimedia Communication

Fun Fact: “I’ve lived in four different states! (Colorado, Indiana, Alaska, and South Dakota).”

Alexis Podgers, writer

Year: Freshman

Major: Multimedia Communication with a Photography minor

Fun Fact: “I have been to 13 different countries in the past four years.”

Eden Swartz, writer

Year: Sophomore

Major: Strategic Communication

Fun Fact: “I have a dog named Chicken.”