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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. 

Best in the U.S.

Best in the U.S.Wheaton College has been ranked among the top 50 liberal arts colleges in the United States, according to a 2017 list published by Times Higher Education and the The Wall Street Journal.

Experiential summer

Experiential summerMay through August, Wheaton students head off to internships and research positions across the country, from Maine to California, and around the world in locations such as China, France, Spain, South Africa and Tanzania. Here's a look at some of their destinations.

Leading the classroom

Leading the classroomAmanda Brazell ’17 is joining Teach For America as an instructor in Las Vegas, Nev.

Home run

Home runSix seniors on the Wheaton College baseball team missed out on graduating with their classmates on Saturday but got a special treat on Tuesday, May 23, when retired Red Sox player David “Big Papi” Ortiz and Colorado Rockies player Chris Denorfia ‘02 called to wish them congratulations, during a Commencement ceremony held for them at Cole Memorial Chapel.

Be innovative in a world of risks

Be innovative in a world of risks“More risk and opportunity than you can imagine” are on the horizon in a world experiencing disorder, Tom Sanderson ’92, a leading expert in the investigation of terrorism, transnational crime and global intelligence, told the graduates at Wheaton College’s 182nd Commencement ceremony on Saturday.

Other News

  • Kids' concert

    Interactive, outdoor performance of ‘Fire in the Big-Top’ set July 7

  • Booting up

    Intensive seminar helps students put ideas into action

  • Still in accord

    Wheaton joins national commitment to the goals of the Paris climate accord

  • A banner year

    Seniors create Class of 2017 flag for Commencement

  • JET set

    Emmeli Gordon ’17 accepts teaching position in Japan