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Kingdom Diversity

Kingdom Diversity

How We Teach about Gender Roles in the Church at Wheaton College

This information also serves to orient new faculty—especially those who teach in the School of Mission, Ministry, and Leadership and the School of Biblical and Theological Studies—on Wheaton’s perspective. 

Collage of Hispanic and Latino/a Faculty and Staff members

Hispanic Heritage Month

Wheaton College proudly celebrates ethnically diverse cultures and communities. Diversity in our communities continually enhances our experiences, deepens our knowledge, and influences our campus culture for God's glory.

Now that you have purified yourselves by obeying the truth so that you have sincere love for each other, love one another deeply, from the heart. — 1 Peter 1:22, New International Version Read More

Christ-Centered Diversity Commitment

Wheaton College has created the Christ-Centered Diversity Commitment to articulate our firm commitment to "cultivate a grace-filled, Christ-Centered academic community where all members are recognized, loved, and respected [Matthew 22:37-40 and 28:19-20; Revelation 7:9-10]."

Read Our Commitment

The Flourishing for All: Wheaton Strategic Diversity Plan

The goal of the Flourishing for All: Wheaton College Diversity Strategic Plan was created to build on the Christ-Centered Wheaton College Diversity Commitment Statement by outlining concrete structures and processes to transform individuals and the College. 63 departments contributed 90 plans that model inclusive and equitable approaches for engagement, decision-making, and communication.

Download the PDF of the plan

 

Gente Preciosa (Precious People) Spotify Playlist

As we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, we encourage you to listen to music that speaks to the vast experiences of Hispanic and Latin American cultures. The plethora of genres Hispanic and Latin American performers used to express themselves echoes the greatness of our God. The Office of Intercultural Engagement has curated a playlist on Spotify titled, "Gentes Preciosa" (Precious People), to celebrate the creativity, strength, and beauty of the Hispanic and Latin American community. To enjoy the playlist, click the link HERE.

collage of Hispanic and Latino faculty musicians and album covers

We are grateful for the work of Wheaton's very own faculty members, Dr. Franciso Xavier BetetaProf. Denise Gamez, and Prof. Leonardo Altino. These gifted scholars and artists honor the Lord and share their expertise and experiences both nationally and internationally. Listen to their music featured in our "Gentes Preciosa" Spotify playlist.

Still, there is more to hear and learn from the voices of 20 Spanish-speaking countries and territories than the fifty songs in this playlist can convey. The experiences of the Hispanic and Latin American communities reach far beyond music. We invite you to seek that understanding as your read, listen, genuinely connect, and engage with the Hispanic and Latin American treasures that are all around you.

We do not own the rights to any of the music curated in this playlist.

Enjoy previous playlists in the Previous Events section linked HERE.

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Diversity Discussions Book of the Month

Join us every month as we read books related to diversity and inclusion.

The Office of Intercultural Engagement proudly presents 

 Photos of Faculty, Staff and Students from Wheaton and various colleges and churches

The Diversity Discussions Web Series 

As social justice issues continue to unfold, the Wheaton College Chief Intercultural Engagement Officer, Dr. Sheila Caldwell, has hosted conversations about how these matters have impacted people of color in America.

To view the live event replays, visit the Diversity Event Archives

 

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The Rodney K. Sisco Diversity Students' Choice Awards

Join us as we celebrate the Third Annual Rodney K. Sisco Diversity Students' Choice Awards Ceremony. Wheaton College takes time each year to honor and value the outstanding diversity work of our faculty and staff.

Diversity Resources

We invite you to learn more about ethnically diverse communities' unique experiences through recommended resources.

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Featured Videos

Wheaton College values and includes diverse points of view from the body of Christ. Please enjoy these featured videos that reflect the beauty of different expressions of God's image.

Dr. Nathan Cartagena

Dr. Christine Colón

Pstr. Jennifer Guerra Aldana

CAPT. David Iglesias

Ms. Estefanía Hernández

Rev. Dr. Gabriel Salguero

The Biblical Vision for Kingdom Diversity

Inspiring the Good in Diverse Relationships

Right Words, Right Hearts, and Right Actions

Arts in the Liberation Struggle