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The Wheaton College Graduate School Blog

This blog features stories from the Wheaton College Graduate School. Hear from expert Wheaton College faculty, current students, and alumni as they reflect on the mission of the Graduate School: servant scholarship and leadership through exceptional graduate programs for Christ and His Kingdom, with a vision to see God transforming the world through scholars and practitioners rooted in Christ and equipped for global leadership.

Recent Posts

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Graduate School, HDI, Humanitarian and Disaster Leadership (M.A.)
From Commitment to Qualification
Dyer Bowers, a current M.A. student in the Humanitarian and Disaster Leadership program, shares her reflections on recent headlines about immigration and refugees, and speaks about the importance of matching a passion to help with the right qualifications.
David Setran with MA in HESD Students
Graduate School
Wheaton College Announces New M.A. in Higher Education and Student Development
This new program is geared toward anyone who is interested in or currently working in a student affairs role in either a secular or Christian higher education setting.
MWS Worship News
Arts & Music, Press Release
Michael W. Smith to Headline Benefit Concert at Wheaton College October 18
Three-time Grammy Award-winning artist Michael W. Smith will perform a benefit concert on October 18, 2018, at 7:30 pm in Edman Chapel on the campus of Wheaton College.
welcome sign
Biblical and Theological Studies (Ph.D.), Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.), Evangelism and Leadership (M.A.), Graduate School
20 Countries Represented in Incoming Grad Class
As we enter our 81st year at the Wheaton College Graduate School, we are happy to see our global community of scholars continuing to increase in scope and reach. This year, we welcomed students from 20 nations!
Dr. Timothy Larsen
2018-19 Faculty Awards, Faculty, Graduate School, History of Christianity (M.A.)
Dr. Larsen Named Honorary Fellow at University of Edinburgh's School of Divinity
Dr. Timothy Larsen, Carolyn and Fred McManis Professor of Christian Thought, has just been named an Honorary Fellow of the School of Divinity at the University of Edinburgh.
student sitting in a window seat
Graduate School, HDI, Humanitarian and Disaster Leadership (M.A.)
Kati and Katrina: The Hurricane that Charted a Student’s Course
Like many members of our inaugural M.A. in Humanitarian and Disaster Leadership class, Kati Shepardson brings a wealth of previous experience in humanitarian and disaster relief to the program. In this blog, Kati shares how it all began with her own experience of Hurricane Katrina.
Amy Smith smiling
Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.A.), Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.), Graduate School, Marriage & Family Therapy (M.A.)
Jesus, Music, and Therapy
Amy Smith (Psy.D. Student) shares about the music that keeps her steady and focused on Jesus as she encounters the challenges and joys of training as a Clinical Psychologist.
Dr. Everett Worthington
Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.A.), Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.), Graduate School, Marriage & Family Therapy (M.A.)
Worthington to Visit Wheaton as Distinguished Professor of Psychology
Dr. Everett Worthington, notable for his research into the psychology of forgiveness, will visit Wheaton's school of Psychology, Counseling, and Family Therapy as Visiting Distinguished Professor of Psychology
Wheaton College Blanchard
News, Press Release
Wheaton College Announces New Schools, New Initiatives
Today, Wheaton announces the formation of three schools within the College: A School of Biblical and Theological Studies, a School of Mission, Ministry, and Leadership and a School of Psychology, Counseling, and Family Therapy.
Students outside smiling
Graduate School, History of Christianity (M.A.), Theology (M.A.)
Meet the Graduate Chapel Student Chaplains
This fall, graduate students Katherine Goodwin of California (M.A. in History of Christianity '19) and Nathan Somanathan of Sri Lanka (M.A. in Historical Theology '19), are bringing their backgrounds in church ministry, intercultural insight, a strong sense of community and care to the office of the Graduate School Chaplain. We sat down with them and asked about the spiritual side to their own journey of coming to Wheaton College Graduate School and what Grad Chapel means for them.
Rachel Linden Author
#MyWheaton Alumni, Graduate School, Intercultural Studies (M.A.), MyWheaton Alumni
Choosing Every Day Brave: Author and Wheaton College Graduate School Alumna Reflects on a Year of (Intercultural) Transition
House burning from outside
Biblical and Theological Studies (Ph.D.), Graduate School, Theology (M.A.)
Theology Through Fire: Dr. Daniel Treier on Finitude, Privilege, and Grace
This week's story is an interview with Dr. Daniel Treier, Gunther E. Knoedler Professor of Theology and Director of the Ph.D. in Biblical and Theological Studies Program. Dr. Treier and his wife, Dr. Amy Black, Professor of Political Science at Wheaton College, lost their family home last year in a tragic house fire. In this interview, Dr. Treier shares how his work as a theologian, writer, and academic have developed in the year since their tragedy.
Graduate School, HDI, Humanitarian and Disaster Leadership (M.A.)
HDI Leader Talks Immigration in Washington, D.C.
Kent Annan of the Humanitarian Disaster Institute shares about his recent trip to Washington, D.C. to discuss the border crisis, refugees, and DACA.
Graduate School, HDI, Humanitarian and Disaster Leadership (M.A.), News
Kent Annan Joins Humanitarian Disaster Institute to Direct New MA Program
Kent Annan, cofounder of Haiti Partners, recently joined Wheaton College as director of Humanitarian and Disaster Leadership at the Humanitarian Disaster Institute (HDI), where he will provide leadership for the new M.A. program.
group photo outside Hemeji Castle Japan
Biblical and Theological Studies (Ph.D.), Biblical Exegesis (M.A.), Faculty, Graduate School
Dr. Walton's Travel Journal: 50+ Lectures and Sermons in 44 days
Dr. John Walton ('75), Professor of Old Testament in the faculty of the Biblical Exegesis M.A. Program has just returned from a jam-packed trip across the Pacific, giving 42 lectures and 11 sermons in just 44 days. Join Dr. Walton as he shares highlights from his journal.