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Graduate School Blog

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, Humanitarian and Disaster Leadership (M.A.)
New Book Calls Christians to Welcome Refugees and Immigrants
In his new book, "You Welcomed Me: Loving Refugees and Immigrants Because God First Loved Us," Kent Annan helps readers work through fears and misunderstandings around these issues and invites us into stories of welcome that lead us to see the current refugee and immigrant crisis in a new light that points us to the heart of the gospel.
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Biblical and Theological Studies (Ph.D.), Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.), Evangelism and Leadership (M.A.), Graduate School
Incarnation
The Rev. Dr. Dave McDowell, Chaplain of the Wheaton College Graduate School, reflects on the incarnation.
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Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.A.), Graduate School, HDI, TESOL and Intercultural Studies (M.A.), Theology (M.A.)
International Education Week 2018
This story recaps the different testimonies we heard during November 12-17, International Education Week 2018! We spent some time getting to know our students from around the world, one continent a day.
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Graduate School, History of Christianity (M.A.), News
Wheaton College Professor Featured in Emmy Award-Winning Documentary
Wheaton College Associate Professor of Theology and History of Christianity Dr. Jennifer Powell McNutt was featured in the documentary, “A Call for Freedom,” which this past week won three Chicago/Midwest Emmys, including Best Historical Documentary.
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Biblical and Theological Studies (Ph.D.), Biblical Exegesis (M.A.), Faculty, Graduate School
Dr. Doug Moo: Environmentalism and the Gospel
Adapted from his latest book (with Jonathan Moo), "Creation Care: A Biblical Theology of the Natural World," New Testament Professor Dr. Douglas Moo shares a blog post on how the gospel can, and should, impact our relationship to the environment.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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
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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.
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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.