Please Note: The registration period for the 2018 Program has closed. Please check back in early 2019 when information becomes available for the Summer 2019 Program.
2018 Program Offering
Innovation and Social Change
Do you want to make a difference in the world? Are you interested in learning how to build an entrepreneurial venture? Learn how to do both under the guidance of Wheaton President Dennis Hanno, who has taught this program around the world.
For: Rising high school sophomores, juniors, seniors and recent high school graduates
Program Dates: July 9–13, 2018; the program runs daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Program Cost: $625, which includes lunch and snacks
The Innovation and Social Change Seminar is an opportunity for you to become a real changemaker! Through this intensive week-long course you will learn the fundamentals of business and discover the pathway to making meaningful change. You will have the opportunity to work with high school students from around the world and to learn about social entrepreneurship in a truly global environment. Working together, you will develop the skills and confidence necessary to launch an organization designed to move your ideas into action. In the process you will have the unique opportunity to learn directly from Wheaton College President Dennis Hanno, as well as many of Wheaton’s outstanding faculty.
Discover@Wheaton will give you the confidence to pursue your passions and the organizational knowledge and expertise necessary to begin your own entrepreneurial endeavor. This program is designed for high school students who are passionate and engaged learners and who want to gain knowledge and skills, and will participate fully in the classroom.
Need a residential option? Have questions about the program? For additional information, please contact:
Coordinator, Entrepreneurship Programs
High School Enrichment Activities