Halvorsen storms the individuals at CCIW women's gold championship

The Wheaton Women’s Golf Team competed in the three day CCIW Women’s Golf Championships at Joliet Country Club beginning on Sept. 27, and freshman Marin Halvorsen placed historically high at the tournament. Facing conference opponents such as Augustana, Illinois Wesleyan and Elmhurst College, Wheaton ended the tournament in sixth place, only 45 strokes behind North […]

A fan in the thunder stands

As the autumn air sets in over campus, chances are you will find yourself on the bleachers at a Wheaton College sports game at least once. If, like me, you tend to avoid confrontation with green turf and cold metal seating, pay attention, because a Wheaton College sporting event offers thorough entertainment for both sports […]

Wheaton joins the fight against poverty

“I came into this year thinking, ‘I don’t have anything where I’m affecting ministry directly … am I doing the work of a Christian?’” sophomore William Braden told the Record, putting his hands over his mouth in mock-consternation. Then he discovered ONE, a poverty-fighting advocacy group that currently has more than 9 million members. He […]

Student-led reconciliation at The U

“The U is just a group of believers who want to come together,” said sophomore River Shindledecker. “We want to represent that as a Christian body we are together. We’re here for each other, and we acknowledge the fact that we’re eternally united.” Shindledecker also said the main focus of the U, which stands for “Together […]

Alumni perspectives recorded for the archives

The pride and importance of Wheaton College’s relations with their alumni is evident in its annual Homecoming weekend. This year students were recruited by Office Coordinator for the Provost Erin McCord to interview alumni revisiting their alma mater. Hailing from various departments such as anthropology, sociology, and english, students set out to capture the stories […]