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  • “Practicing Outreach Teaching,” workshop with Professor Craig Werner, University of Wisconsin-Madison

    10/26, 2:00 pm: Professor Werner will speak about his teaching in the UW Odyssey Project, an outreach effort to offer humanities classes for adult students facing economic barriers to college.  Odyssey provides 30 students each year with a challenging college humanities class with award winning faculty.  Students receive free tuition, textbooks, childcare, and weekly dinner through […] More »
  • 2015 Kick off event: September 23, 2015

    9/28, 2:00: Grant-writing workshop for WIIH students with Marcia Cone 9/23, 3:30: Gallery talk with photographer Cedric Nunn in the Beard Gallery 9/23, 7:00: “Creativity, Community, and Social Justice: Photography and Democracy” lecture and discussion with Cedric Nunn, documentary photographer from South Africa Nunn’s 30 minute talk will be followed by an open discussion about […] More »
  • Estelle Freedman

    Estelle Freedman, Jane E. Ruby Lecture Redefining Rape March 23rd, 2016 Estelle Freedman is the Edgar E. Robinson Professor of History at Stanford University. Here work on the history of women and social reform, including feminism and prison reform, as well as the history of sexuality, has shaped a generation of scholars. Her most recent […] More »
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    Searching for WIIH Executive Fellows

    The Wheaton Institute for the Interdisciplinary Humanities (WIIH) is accepting applications from Wheaton College students to join the WIIH Executive Fellows Program for the 2015-16 academic year. This year’s WIIH theme is “Gender and Social Justice: Innovation and Community Action.” WIIH Executive Fellows Program is comprised of a competitively selected group of students who will […] More »