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Wheaton College Alumni Association 2021–2022 Annual Report

Alumni Association Board of Directors

ROW 1 (L-R): Noah Chung ’12, Priscilla Barclay Kibler ’12, Eric Fowler ’81, Beverly Liefeld Hancock ’84, Renae Schauer Smith ’91, Mary Ashley Miller ’69, Jerard Woods ’12

ROW 2 (L-R): Becky Gray Jordan ’88, Manette Galvan Turner ’92 M.A. ’98, Brian De La Cruz ’21, Barbara Bates Alexander ’77, Jim Wilkes ’79, Leigh Naraine Pylman ’08, Kari Shook Anderson ’91, Chris Peterson ’93, Lissy Verseput Jones ’08

Not pictured: Bryan Eklund ’89, M.A. ’14, Jeffrey Shafer ’96

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Faculty and Student Awards

Each year the Alumni Association’s Board of Directors awards financial and nonfinancial grants and awards to faculty, students, and alumni. Funds for these grants flow from the annual Wheaton Fund, which makes a direct impact on the excellence and affordability of every student’s Wheaton experience.


ALUMNI FACULTY GRANTS AWARDED FOR 2022–23

Dr. Jeffry Davis ’83
English

Mr. Dan Haase ’97, MA ’02
Christian Formation & Ministry

Mr. Gregory Morrison ’87
Library

Dr. Terri Smith Watson M.A. ’86
Psychology, Counseling, and Family Therapy

Science Division Block Grant for Faculty/Student Summer Research

 


JUNIOR ALUMNI FACULTY GRANTS AWARDED FOR 2022–23

Dr. Pam Suksod Barger M.A. ’00
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Dr. Olga Dietlin
Higher Education and Student Development

 


JUNIORS AWARDED SCHOLARSHIPS FOR THEIR SENIOR YEAR

Meghan Kwong ’23
English Writing

Isaac Kyeremateng ’23
Integrative Philosophy

Amelia Miller ’23
Applied Mathematics, Economics

Sienna Oates ’23
Community Art and Urban Studies

Cade Rex ’23
International Relations

Read more about the Alumni Association Senior Scholarship award recipients here.

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International Alumni Missionary Book Mailing

Last Christmas, 372 alumni mission- ary families serving in 72 countries outside the United States received the following gifts, thanks to publishers who donate books and the College’s Board of Trustees, which gives funds for shipping costs.

  • Wheaton magazine, Volume 24 // Issues 1 and 2

  • Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers by Dane Ortlund ’01, Ph.D. ’11 (Crossway, 2020)

  • Reading While Black: African American Biblical Interpretation as an Exercise in Hope by Esau McCaulley (IVP, 2020)

  • Seen. Known. Loved.: 5 Truths About God and Your Love Language by Gary Chapman ’60 and R. York Moore (Moody, 2020)

  • 40 Favorite Hymns for the Christian Year: A Closer Look at Their Spiritual and Poetic Meaning by Leland Ryken (P & R Publishing, 2020)

  • A Church Called Tov: Forming a Goodness Culture That Resists Abuses of Power and Promotes Healing by Scot McKnight and Laura Barringer ’98 (Tyndale, 2020)

  • Good Night Tales: A Family Treasury of Read-Aloud Stories by C.S. Fritz (Tyndale, 2017)

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