Wheaton Baseball drops the ball — four times

April 26 2018 The Wheaton Thunder Baseball team had another rough stretch this week, despite the spring weather warm-up. Coming off of a four-game losing streak, the Thunder looked to bounce back against North Central College and North Park University, but instead they dropped all four of their games to increase their winless streak toContinue reading “Wheaton Baseball drops the ball — four times”

Track & Field Women excel at Don Church Twilight meet

April 26 2018 Wheaton’s Women’s Track and Field team took second place in a field of 14 teams at Saturday’s Don Church Twilight Meet at McCully Stadium. Several impressive individual and relay team performances helped the Thunder earn 154.5 points. They trailed closely behind the University of Chicago who won the meet with 217 points.Continue reading “Track & Field Women excel at Don Church Twilight meet”

Thunder Men’s Track & Field takes second at home meet

April 26 2018 The Wheaton Thunder Men’s Track and Field team had a very successful meet last Saturday. Competing at home in the Don Church Twilight Meet, sixteen point-scoring performances led the Thunder to a second place victory. Wheaton acquired 123.5 points and came in closely behind The University of Chicago who won with 177.5Continue reading “Thunder Men’s Track & Field takes second at home meet”

Dr. Sheila Caldwell to start as Wheaton’s first CIEO

April 26 2018 On June 3, Sheila Caldwell will move back to her home state of Illinois, and the only thing she’s not excited for is the weather. “That’s really something I can’t sugarcoat,” Caldwell laughed. “I like the four seasons, if you can call Chicago four seasons. Snow in April? I don’t think that’sContinue reading “Dr. Sheila Caldwell to start as Wheaton’s first CIEO”

Seniors tell all: Wheaton Seniors weigh in on their experience

April 26 2018 FRANCESCA TSO, English + Spanish double major In what ways do you think your time at Wheaton has changed you as a person? Wheaton has changed me in so many ways. One is that I’ve refined my definition of community and discovered how passionate I am about it. Two is my horizonsContinue reading “Seniors tell all: Wheaton Seniors weigh in on their experience”

We can heal the world one stitch at a time

April 19 2018 Senior Jill Kuhlman smiled as she looked down at the white fabric squares stacked in her hand. Delicate stitches held together the small “leaves” of a fabric book, which was bordered in blue. She gently turned the cover over to reveal a myriad of small, embroidered pages. While colorful abstract shapes stitchedContinue reading “We can heal the world one stitch at a time”

Men’s Track and Field competes well in abbreviated meet

April 19 2018 The Wheaton Men’s Track and Field team competed in the Benedictine University Eagle Relays on Friday, April 13. The meet, which was originally scheduled for Friday and Saturday, was shortened due to rough weather on Saturday. The Wheaton men, however, were able to still exhibit impressive performances in the abbreviated competition. TheContinue reading “Men’s Track and Field competes well in abbreviated meet”

One win and five losses for Wheaton Softball

April 19 2018 Last Thursday, April 12, the Thunder split a CCIW doubleheader against North Park University. In the first game, junior starting pitcher Kelly Thornton drew one walk and hit a double while sophomore outfielder Maddy Bonetto hit a double in the sixth inning as well. Four Thunder batters hit singles: junior third basemanContinue reading “One win and five losses for Wheaton Softball”

Women’s Track and Field continued their successful season

April 19 2018 The Wheaton Women’s Track and Field team continued their successful season at the Benedictine University Eagle Relays on Friday, April 13. The meet was originally scheduled for both Friday and Saturday but the second day of the meet was canceled due to the cold, rainy weather which swept across the Midwest onContinue reading “Women’s Track and Field continued their successful season”

Wheaton Men’s Golf team finishes third overall

April 19 2018 The Wheaton Men’s Golf team traveled to Sherrard, Ill. last Thursday, April 13 to compete in the Augustana Invitational. The weather was cold and windy during competition, and the second day of the two-day invite was canceled due to the forecast showing incoming worse weather. After the first round of competition, WheatonContinue reading “Wheaton Men’s Golf team finishes third overall”