Loading Events

Past Events › Diversity

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

Notice: Utilizing the form controls will dynamically update the content

March 2019

Wallace Library Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

March 26 @ 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 3:00 PM, repeating until March 27, 2019

Join us in building gender equity by participating in a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. Prize drawings will take place every hour and refreshments will be served throughout the event. If you have a laptop, please bring it with you.

Find out more »

Wallace Library Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

March 27 @ 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 3:00 PM, repeating until March 27, 2019

Join us in building gender equity by participating in a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. Prize drawings will take place every hour and refreshments will be served throughout the event. If you have a laptop, please bring it with you.

Find out more »

International Bazaar

March 29 @ 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Balfour-Hood – Atrium, Norton, 02766 United States

Would you like to represent your home country and culture in a day filled with music, dance performances and free food? Well now’s your chance! The third annual International Bazaar is taking place on Friday March 29th from 4-8pm in Balfour Hood! The event celebrates the diversity of the Wheaton College student body, faculty, and staff, through a fashion show, tables representing different countries, interactive activities, dance performances and free food from different regions of the world. We’re looking for members of the…

Find out more »

April 2019

Rachel Carson and Her Legacy for Environmental Justice Today

April 22 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Science Center – Hindle Auditorium, Norton, 02766 United States

Dr. Musil specializes in contemporary global sustainability, security, and health issues, as well as Cold War history, culture, and policy.

Find out more »

September 2019

31st Martin Lecture Dr. Tanya Luhrmann “The Voices of Spirits and the Voices of Psychosis”

September 5 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Mary Lyon Hall – Holman Room, Norton, 02766 United States

Tanya Luhrmann is the Watkins University Professor in the Anthropology Department at Stanford University, the author of When God Talks Back, and co-editor and contributor to Our Most Troubling Madness: Case Studies in Schizophrenia across Cultures.

Find out more »

Community Conversation – Advocacy & Activisim: Using Your Freedoms For Action

September 10 @ 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Mary Lyon Hall – Holman Room, Norton, 02766 United States

Come learn about the leadership skills needed to be an advocate or activist, the different approaches to advocacy and activist work, and the opportunities to engage in advocacy and activisim as a student.

Find out more »

Wheaton in Puerto Rico Showcase

Two Years After Hurricane Maria: A reflection by Wheaton students who have seen its impacts firsthand. In the summer of 2019, Wheaton students were supported by a Mellon Foundation Grant to travel throughout Puerto Rico and learn about gender violence and reconstruction post hurricane Maria. Come to see and hear about the work of students in the course Disaster and Reconstruction led by Professor M.Gabriela Torres and Dean Raquel Ramos on the two year anniversary of Hurricane Maria's landfall in…

Find out more »

October 2019

CCTL Presents: How Do People Learn? Three Ideas from the Learning Sciences

October 2 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Both lectures and active learning can be effective teaching practices, but how can we do them in ways that align with how people actually learn? In this presentation, Floyd Cheung shares a variety of teaching techniques as well as some of the research and theories that undergird them. Dr. Floyd Cheung is the Vice President for Equity and Inclusion and Professor of English at Smith College. He is the former Director of Smith College’s Sherrerd Center for Teaching and Learning. Join…

Find out more »

Hailing Cesar

October 2 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Science Center – Hindle Auditorium, Norton, 02766 United States

A viewing of the documentary "Hailing Cesar" by Eduardo Chavez, the grandson of Civil Rights activist César Chávez, that follows his personal journey to connect with the legacy of his grandfather. The film dives into topics like human rights, immigration, personal identity, and social justice. Eduardo will discuss the implications of his journey and how it has shaped his own call to activism and social justice.

Find out more »

Race, Latinidad, and Latin Pop: Reggaéton in the Mainstream

October 8 @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Petra Rivera-Rideau, a scholar of race and ethnicity in Latin American and Latinx cultures and professor at Wellesley College, will give a lecture on the racial politics of reggaetón in mainstream music. Oct. 8 @ 5:00 PM Faculty Dining Room Emerson.

Find out more »
+ Export Events