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COVID19: Wheaton Responds

COVID19 has sent us off campus this semester, ended our sports seasons, and forced us to socially distance, but it can’t quell our Wheaton College spirit. Read stories of how God is using our community’s experts, helpers, multi-taskers, inspirers, and more, to keep us moving forward "For Christ and His Kingdom."

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Cassia Waligora
International Relations and Chinese
Wheaton College IL Student Cassia Waligora '21

"This positive [internship] experience has influenced me to further pursue a career with the Department of State. "

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Riley Hobby
International Relations
Riley Hobby

"Wheaton is special because of the people that choose to be a part of this community."

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T.J. Whitfield
Communication with Emphasis in Media Studies
TJ Whitfield '20

"I will appreciate having a body of believers that no matter where I go will support me, help guide me, and remind me of the love and plans Christ has for me."

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Cassia Waligora
International Relations and Chinese
Wheaton College IL Student Cassia Waligora '21

"This positive [internship] experience has influenced me to further pursue a career with the Department of State. "

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Mark Echevarria
Business/Economics
Mark Echevarria

"I chose Wheaton … because I wanted to be surrounded by more genuine people who could help me grow in my faith."

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T.J. Whitfield
Communication with Emphasis in Media Studies
TJ Whitfield '20

"I will appreciate having a body of believers that no matter where I go will support me, help guide me, and remind me of the love and plans Christ has for me."

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Wheaton College Stories

On Campus and Around the World
Present and Attentive

Erin Rhodes ’21 is an environmental science major from Harrisonburg, Virginia. In this MyWheaton blog post, Erin shares what she’s learned through a variety of Wheaton abroad experiences, from studying in the Black Hills to Thailand.

Coronavirus Updates and FAQs

Check here for regular updates from Wheaton College on the quickly evolving situation related to COVID-19, including updates to our FAQs page. 

Wheaton College Invites Candidates for Next Provost

After a season of outstanding leadership, Dr. Margaret Diddams has decided to step down as Provost at the end of this academic year. We invite qualified candidates who may be interested in applying to review the position profile and job description for Wheaton’s next Provost.

Wheaton College and Elmhurst College Announce 3+2 Dual Degree Nursing Partnership

Starting in fall 2020, students in Wheaton College’s Liberal Arts Nursing program will have a unique new option for launching their careers. The new partnership allows students to graduate in five years with a master’s degree in nursing from a top-ranked program.

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Wheaton Alumni Spotlight

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Lorna Dueck '15
CEO at Crossroads Media Group
Evangelism in the Media
“Being rooted through my M.A. in the methodology and history of how God has used evangelism has been so helpful...Evangelism is deliberate, it must be fought for and practiced, and my M.A. showed me that.”
Esther Lee Cruz '06
Content Marketing Manager, LinkedIn
Math Gives Street Cred
"My math major gives me street cred with employers. They know I am data-driven and won't shy away from numbers."
Wheaton College Alumna Chelsea Medic
Chelsea Medić '14
Owner of The Soap.Bar; Production Assistant at DreamWorks Animation
An Animated Introvert in L.A.
"My Wheaton experience has been an integral part of my faith and journey as a professional adult. I often look back on my Wheaton years as being the kickstarter for my growth as a critical thinker and I have no regrets choosing to attend a school like Wheaton."
Andrew Kulpecz 02 Wheaton College Geology Alumnus
Andrew Kulpecz '02
Geoscientist and Explorationist
A Firm Foundation for a Successful Career
"The Wheaton College Geology Department and its faculty laid a firm foundation that has allowed me to lead a successful career as a geoscientist and explorationist on exciting energy projects spanning Australasia, the Norwegian Arctic, North America, and West Africa."
Abbie Pettit '15 Wheaton College English Alumna
Abbie Pettit '15
Copywriter
Equipped to Approach the World with a Christ-Centered Perspective
"I can't thank the professors at Wheaton enough for preparing me to be where I am now, working as a copywriter and getting my MFA in Writing. My professors equipped me to write well, think well, and approach the world with a Christ-centered perspective."
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Abby Gunn (née Beck) '18
First-grade teacher at Ambleside School of Colorado
Holistic Education
“It is in the Psychology department where I began to understand and care about the development of the whole person. I am really thankful for how my courses and peers directed my attention to the mind, heart, soul, and body.”