Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
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Service, Spirituality, and Social Responsibility

Campus Life


  • Wheaton Cares Weekend of Service 2016

    Wheaton Cares Service Weekend 2016 is almost here, and we're excited to start off another year by spending an entire weekend devoted to changing lives and strengthening communities through community service. Dedicate your time, energy, and talent to your choice of four half-day community service projects, all designed to strengthen community on and off campus. […] More »
  • Wheaton College Give & Go Yard Sale 2016

    The Wheaton College Give & Go Yard Sale of 2016 will be open to the public on Thursday, May 26th from 8 am - 6 pm. Please no haggling and cash only. View the campus map here. The sale is located in Clark Center, or Building 3 on the downloadable campus map. What is Give & Go: […] More »
  • Learning Together: Wheaties Work with Norton Youth throughout Fall 2015

    Over the course of the Fall 2015 semester through the Office of Service, Spirituality, and Social Responsibility, Wheaton students spent more than 600 hours volunteering their time with students in the Norton Public Schools and the Norton Head Start. If volunteers were each paid the minimum wage for their services, then the total number of […] More »
  • Eid Al-Adha Fall 2015

       On the evening of Thursday, October 29th, 50 Wheaton students joined together in the Cole Memorial Chapel Basement to celebrate the Muslim holy day, Eid Al-Adha. The celebration was not exclusive to Muslim students. Students from a diverse range of religious backgrounds were invited to attend the celebration with their peers and learn more […] More »
  • Wheaton Cares Weekend 2015

    After the skies cleared and rain stopped, on Friday September 11th and Saturday September 12th, 103 Wheaton students traveled to seven community partner sites as a part of the Wheaton Cares Weekend of Service. Working in accordance with the National Days of Service, this program honors the victims of 9/11 with two days of service […] More »
  • Wheaton College Give and Go Yard Sale

    Yardsale will be open to the public on Thursday, May 21 8am till 7pm. Stop by and look through the many treasures that have been left behind by our students and donated by generous staff and faculty. Please no haggling and cash only.  All proceeds go to our community partners.  Norton Public Schools, Homes with […] More »
  • Norton Students Attend Multiple Wheaton Events throughout Month of April

    The Office of SSSR has had a busy month this past April! We've been working with Wheaton student volunteers, faculty, and staff members to help create and facilitate fun and educational opportunities primarily for students in the local community. As a part of Wheaton's "Better Together" day, Music Professor Delvyn Case, Earl Raney, and the […] More »
  • Spreading Awareness through the Arts: Never Ever Ever

    On February 23rd, the Office of SSSR worked in collaboration with Combined Jewish Philanthropies, Israeli Roundtable, Hillel Council of New England, and the Jacobson-Banks Fund to help bring Sivan Ben-Yishai’s play, Never Ever Ever, to students at Wheaton College and the Norton High School. Skillfully performed as a one-man show by Jordan Ahnquist, Never Ever […] More »
  • Cooking for the Hungry

    This week (3/26/15) Davis International house, in collaboration with SSSR, cooked food for the Attleboro Food and Friends Soup Kitchen. The residents of Davis made garlic bread, turkey chili and cake for 90 people. The experience, overall, was challenging, but above all humbling and rewarding.   More »
  • Second Annual Better Together Day

    What happens when eight Wheaton students and Associate Dean Vereene Parnell attend the Interfaith Leadership Institute in Atlanta; magic happens. On January 31-February 2, 2015 this diversified group went through training to become equipped with the skills to engage diverse religious and secular worldviews in order to build understanding across differences of religious and philosophical identities at […] More »