Wheaton welcomes most diverse freshman class

Student leaders see demographic shift as opportunity for growth By Melissa Schill, News Reporter 08.30.19 The Wheaton College class of 2023 is the most ethnically diverse class the school has welcomed since its founding in 1860. Although specific numbers will not be released until Sept. 10, Chief Enrollment Management Officer Silvio Vazquez reported that minorityContinue reading “Wheaton welcomes most diverse freshman class”

Wheaton bookstore opens under new management

By Carolina Lumetta, News Reporter 08.30.19 Over the summer, Wheaton College administration outsourced campus bookstore management to the Follett Corporation, a Chicagoland campus bookstore chain founded over 145 years ago. With 155 stores in the region, Follett also operates stores in 30 member institutions in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities.

Campus dedicates Armerding addition with beam signing

By Micah McIntyre, News Editor 08.30.19 On Wednesday afternoon, students, faculty and staff gathered together in what will become the lobby of Wheaton’s $64 million addition to Armerding. They’d come to dedicate a support beam for the pedestrian bridge across the concert hall’s lobby, signed by hundreds in the Wheaton community.

Funding experience: How a new CVC initiative is helping summer interns

By Jacob Hosier, Features Editor 08.30.19 The drawing room in Adams Hall was humid and filled with dust, but it did not stop senior urban studies major Ed Vere from talking about his summer internship experience with passion. This summer, Vere worked in the Philippines as a part of “Companion with the Poor,” a ChristianContinue reading “Funding experience: How a new CVC initiative is helping summer interns”