Wheaton Football wins the first regular season CCIW game

September 28, 2017 Saturday at Elmhurst College was a hot one for Wheaton. With heat wave protocols in place, the Thunder scorched the Bluejays 40-15. This improves the fourth-ranked Thunder to 4-0 for the season and 2-0 for CCIW conference play. However, if you hadn’t looked at the scoreboard, you might not have known justContinue reading “Wheaton Football wins the first regular season CCIW game”

Volleyball struggles against talented CCIW teams

September 28, 2017 On Saturday, Sept. 23, the Wheaton College Volleyball team competed in the CCIW/WIAC Crossover Tournament. The CCIW/WIAC conference was founded in 1946 and has hosted tournaments for nine Division III colleges, including Wheaton College, since. With spirits high from a 3-0 win against Lake Forest on Sept. 19, Wheaton traveled to Naperville,Continue reading “Volleyball struggles against talented CCIW teams”

Success for Women’s Golf

September 28, 2017 The Women’s Golf team continued their improving trend by finishing in second place at the University of Wisconsin in Whitewater’s Invitational and by winning the Aurora University Spartan Fall Classic. On Friday and Saturday, Sept. 22-23, five Wheaton golfers traveled to the Blackhawk Country Club in Madison, Wisc. to compete against 16Continue reading “Success for Women’s Golf”

Women’s soccer plays against high-ranked opponents

September 28, 2017 On Wednesday, Sept. 20, the Thunder shut out Calvin College with a final score of 5-0. Wheaton’s defense only allowed Calvin three shots on goal throughout the duration of the game. Thunder senior starting goalie Kathryn McGregor successfully protected the net for the first half, and freshman goalie Madison Lee finished theContinue reading “Women’s soccer plays against high-ranked opponents”

Wheaton welcomes the new director of student care

September 28, 2017 This past September, Carrie Williams began serving as Wheaton’s first permanent Director of Student Care. The position has existed since Fall 2016 and was previously filled on an interim basis by Jessica Torres. “Carrie comes to us with a love for Christ and a wealth of experience in the private sector asContinue reading “Wheaton welcomes the new director of student care”

Wheaton's history with hazing and new developments explained

September 28, 2017 On Saturday, Sept. 23, ABC released reports of a letter sent by Wheaton College in November to the victim of the alleged hazing incident that led to felony charges for five Wheaton football players last week. This “Letter of Decision” followed the College’s investigation into the hazing incident and, according to ABC,Continue reading “Wheaton's history with hazing and new developments explained”

Feminist club hosts Sarah Borden

September 28, 2017 Wheaton’s Christian Feminism club hosted a lecture on the history of feminism on Tuesday, Sept. 26. The Fireside Room was packed with students, both female and male, to hear professor of philosophy Sarah Borden explain the importance, history and terminology of feminism, as well as its implications for Christians. “One of theContinue reading “Feminist club hosts Sarah Borden”

Wheaton Men’s Soccer Earns a Split

September 21, 2017 With a victory over Luther College and a close loss to the University of Chicago, the Wheaton Men’s Soccer team looks strong heading into conference play. The Thunder took on Luther College on Saturday, Sept. 16, when the temperature on the field neared 100 degrees. The teams seemed to be in aContinue reading “Wheaton Men’s Soccer Earns a Split”

Wheaton Football wins the first regular season CCIW game

September 21, 2017 This past Saturday, Sept. 16, Wheaton faced off against the Carthage Red Men for their home opener. Despite Carthage being a tougher team than their last two opponents, Wheaton still came out with a W. The Thunder took the lead early on and kept it all the way to a 37-14 victory.Continue reading “Wheaton Football wins the first regular season CCIW game”