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    Alumni Update: Fulbright Scholar Savannah Tenney '14

    Savannah Tenney '14 began her year as a Fulbright Scholar in the Fall of 2014. She writes: "Coming to Taiwan, I felt incredibly prepared to teach. What I was not prepared for, however, was the language barrier I would face when communicating with my students and coworkers, especially when I was placed on a small […] More »
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    Alumn Update: Michelle Van Akin '13

    Michelle Van Akin '13 will graduate in June 2015 with a Master’s in Human Rights and Humanitarian Action from l’Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris, also known as Sciences Po. According to Michelle, "the last two years have been It has been a grilling two years of intense studies and a six month long internship. The first year […] More »
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    Alumni Update: Noel Manu '13

      Noel Manu is currently completing her MPH program at Hunter College. She concentrating in Community Health Education, with a focus on Maternal, Child, Reproductive and Sexual Health.   For Noel, her interest in public health began in Anthropology courses focused on community. Thinking back on her experience at Wheaton, Noel writes: "Apart from studying about cultures, […] More »
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    Anne Galvin to deliver Keynote at the 2015 Senior Symposium

    Dr. Anne M. Galvin '93 an alumna of our very own Anthropology Department will present this year's keynote address at the 33rd Annual Sociology Anthropology Senior Research Symposium. We are thrilled! Her talk entitled “Dynamic Social Worlds: A Reflection on Human Relationships and Social Scientific Research in Jamaica” is based on her ethnography, Sounds of the Citizens: Dancehall […] More »
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    Alumni Update - Patrick Crane '14

    Patrick Crane '14, credits his anthropology major for his success as he heads to the UK to work for the English Lacrosse Association. More »
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    Alumni Update - Ashley Wich ’13

    Ashley Wich will return to Greece, where she studied abroad her junior year, to teach English in Athens. More »
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    Alumni Update - Savannah Tenney ’14

    With her Fulbright Teaching Assistantship, Savannah Tenney will travel to Taiwan to teach English. More »
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    Alumni Update - Jennifer Irving ’14

    Wheaton alum Jennifer Irving postpones grad school plans to teach English in Malaysia. More »
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    Alumni Update: Isaac Lliguin ’11 Kognito Interactive

    Isaac Llinguin '11 is currently working as a Manager of Higher Education Accounts at Kotgnito Interactive. Kognito Interactive is a fast paced, tech savvy, award-winning developer of role-playing training simulations and games in the areas of health and behavioral health. Isaac works to market online and mobile simulations where users learn effective communication tactics for […] More »
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    Alumni Update: Sarah Cressey '13 Making it Happen in Maine

    After graduating Sara Cressey ’13 began her work  at Portland High School where she is the coordinator of Make It Happen, an academic support and college readiness program for refugee and immigrant high school students for whom English is not the first language.  Sara works with about forty students, meeting with them individually to go […] More »