Wednesday, 8:39 am: In the Physics 342 Electromagnetic Theory course with Dr. Darren Craig, students spend the class period doing group problem solving, where they divide up into groups of two or three and work problems at the white boards throughout the room.
Wednesday, 9:27am: Caleb Manske '14, Olivia Doig '14, Holly Brackin '14, Patrick McLean '14, and Doeke Buursma '14 enjoy breakfast in Anderson Commons. The group of friends shares a morning meal three times each week.
Wednesday, 9:42 am: English professor Dr. Richard Gibson teaches class on Blanchard Lawn.
Wednesday, 9:58 am: Members of the Alumni Relations staff meet at the department's offices at Westgate house. Clockwise from top left: Cindra Stackhouse-Taetzsch '82, Karen Gehl '89, Laura Schwartz '05, Cindy Hoidas, Emily DeLew '08, Marissa Hunt '10, and Richard Kroll '07.
Wednesday, 10:25-11:20 am: The morning's Chapel service, shown in this time-lapse video, features a time of worship with the Gospel Choir.
Wednesday 11:41am: Students enjoy the beautiful weather and their political science class with Dr. Larycia Hawkins, on Blanchard lawn.
Wednesday, 12:42pm: Back at Anderson Commons, President Ryken has lunch with Ross Roggo '12, Andrew Kemp '11, and Danny Van Dyke '12.
Wednesday, 2:04 pm: Students diligently tackle piano exercises in Class Piano II with Conservatory lecturer Cheryl Lim.
Wednesday, 3:00pm: From the Conservatory practice rooms in McAllister Hall emanate the sounds of budding virtuosos, among them Alissa Thompson ’12, a vocal performance major who consents to leaving her practice room door ajar while making final preparations for her 3:15 pm open recital.
Wednesday, 3:38 pm: Student Government meets in the Parmalee room in the lower level of the Beamer Center.
Wednesday, 4:28 pm: College Union meets in the Chicago Room. College Union is responsible for creating fun, campus-wide events to build community throughout the year.
Wednesday, 5:00 pm: Jonathan Hitchcock ’13 successfully completes a high jump at the Men's and Women's Twighlight Track meet at McCully Stadim, where Jonathan records a jump of 6' 7", the fifth highest jump in school history.
Wednesday, 5:25pm: The Wheaton College Symphonic Band learns a new piece under the direction of Dr. Timothy Yontz.
Wednesday, 5:51 pm: German is the language of choice for this dinner conversation: German program faculty and students converse and enjoy a meal together at the weekly “German Table” in Anderson Commons.
Wednesday, 6:28 pm: Communication professor Dr. Emily Langan makes a point during a "Dine with a Mind" dinner at Anderson Commons.
Wednesday, 7:29 pm: Sara Greeley ’12 competes in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Men’s and Women’s Twighlight Track meet, finishing first with a time of 11:12.34. Sara holds the top time in Wheaton history, of 10:50.90, in the 3,000-meter steeplechase.
Wednesday, 7:47pm: Members of the Wheaton College Jazz Ensemble perform at Barrows Auditorium.
Wednesday, 8:30pm: Students perform in the Arena Theater production of “Nickel and Dimed,” a play based on the investigative work of Barbara Ehrenriech, that explores what it means to eke out a living on minimum wage.
Wednesday, 8:37 pm: At an unveiling ceremony for Wheaton's new mascot, student "guards" stand watch over the creature that is soon to be revealed.
Wednesday, 8:53 pm: For these Wheaties, study break means an intramural soccer game at Joe Bean Stadium.
Wednesday, 8:58 pm: Wheaton's new mascot, Tor, makes a grand entry as part of a lighthearted unveiling ceremony for the 60 people who played a role in the mascot's creation. Go to Thursday >