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  • Impact Story from Gary Ahrendts

    Gary met this student during her FYS (First Year Seminar) and was her Administrative Mentor. Carrie was having a difficult transition to life at Wheaton. She was homesick, had feelings of isolation, and was a little unsure of her ability to make friends on campus.  Gary was very supportive, and yet firm with her, and […] More »
  • Please welcome...

    Keith Nordstrom, Multimedia Writer and Producer in the college's Communications Office, who started work on October 1. More »
  • From retirement to holiday fun, there's a workshop for everyone

    On Monday, October 20, from noon to 2 p.m., Harvard Pilgrim HealthCare will talk about everyone's favorite subject -- food -- at a Nutrition Information Table inside Balfour-Hood Student Center, right next to the café. On Tuesday, October 28, TIAA-CREF will offer a workshop on retirement planning titled "Starting Line – Why Retirement Savings Should […] More »
  • Make a nomination to the Budget and Planning Committee

    Help nominate and elect three staff members to the new Budget and Planning Committee More »
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    Soccer's Future Academy

    Wheaton hosted a soccer camp this summer, coached by Coach Reis and his staff.  Molly Deschenes submitted this picture of her son Fred Deschenes, at left, and Gina Boyd's son, Logan Boyd.  Both kids had a blast! More »
  • TIAA-CREF updates

    Update the beneficiary of your TIAA-CREF accounts! More »
  • Workshops focus on everything from nutrition to retirement

    The Wheaton calendar is filling up with workshops about everything from nutrition to retirement planning. The next workshop is on Tuesday, September 23, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the Lyons Lounge.  It will teach you exercises that you can do at your desk every day. On Monday, October 20, from noon to 2 p.m., […] More »
  • Welcome your new colleagues!

    Please welcome Wheaton's newest employees: Paul Prewitt Freilino, Director of Institutional Research, and Tammie Worthington, Director of the Wheaton Fund, who joined the staff on September 15. Vicki Toppses, Assistant to the Faculty, Watson Fine Arts, who came to Wheaton on September 8. Caroline Gattuso, Area Coordinator, Residential Life, who began her new job on August 27.   More »
  • Guess Who Met the President?

    On Wednesday, October 30th, President Obama visited Fanueil Hall in Boston to promote the Affordable Care Act. Building Service Worker Emidia Matos had an opportunity to meet the President because her nephew, David Simas is a White House Deputy Senior Advisor. Pictured above is Emidia with President Obama as well as the Simas family and […] More »
  • Greening it up

    The Wheaton College Greenhouse will hold an open house and repotting clinic on: Wednesday, October 15, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wander through the fourth floor greenhouses at the Mars Center for Science and Technology and visit the various climates and view the plants.  Greet the resident tree frog and feed him a worm.  […] More »