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News & Events

A selection of the latest stories, photos and videos about Wheaton people, programs and events, produced by members of our community.

Start a creative revolution

Start a creative revolutionNational Novel Writing Month founder Chris Baty shared his '10 Steps to Starting a Creative Revolution' at a talk on September 18.

Practicing what they teach

Practicing what they teachOn Thursday, September 25, at 6 p.m., five studio art professors, whose work is on exhibition this month, will present a gallery talk in Watson Fine Arts. We took this opportunity to talk to each of them about the intersection of their work as artists and professors.

Building a better Bhutan

Building a better BhutanRoyal Thimpu College founder Dasho Tenzing Yonten P'12 made his first official visit to Wheaton Sept. 13-19 and gave a talk about Bhutan's history and how education can be a force for change.

Thinking about mindfulness

Thinking about mindfulnessJon Kabat-Zinn, who is an expert on mindfulness, will give a lecture at Wheaton in the Hindle Auditorium on October 7 at 7 p.m. The lecture is titled “Insight, Understanding, Wisdom, Cooperativity and Creativity: The Promise of Mindfulness and Other Contemplative Practices in Higher Education—and in Life.”

Exploring Chinese culture

Exploring Chinese cultureEight students accompanied Professor Emeritus Edmund Tong on a summer course to China, where they explored Chinese art, music, dance, architecture and other traditions.

Other News

  • Hands up, let's talk

    Post-Ferguson forum on racial bias and the police

  • Good morning, Boston

    Fox 25 to broadcast from campus on September 26

  • John Kricher

    Biology professor profiled on Chronicle, the news magazine program at WCVB Boston.

  • Trailblazers

    Student athletes clear campus path for running, walking

  • Welcoming Mythcon

    Wheaton playing first-time host to annual conference for Tolkien scholars, fantasy enthusiasts