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Posts published in May 2015

Influential professor Folch transferring to Duke

The William Osborne Society and Student Government hosted an event last Thursday in honor of assistant professor of anthro­pology Christine Folch. Entitled “Folch Unplugged: Authentic Re­flections on Wheaton, the Gos­pel, and the Church,” the event served as a time of reflection, as Folch will be leaving Wheaton to take a position in the anthro­pology department at Duke University in North Carolina.

Faculty unanimously votes to further Christ at the Core

On April 21, the process of nearly five years came to a con­clusion when the final themes for “Christ at the Core” were ap­proved. That date marked the transition from the extensive work of the Summit Committee over the past year to the implementa­tion of the curriculum that will go…

Court proceedings continue in Alex Lim case

Junior Alexander Lim, charged with felony unauthorized video recording for allegedly placing a camera watch in the bathroom of a female student to secretly record her and her roommates show­ering, has been out of state for medical treatment. He is expected to be back in court on June 12. DuPage…

Wheaton students receive Fulbright Scholarships

Fulbright award recipients, seniors Grace Pyo and Morgan Kinsinger, will both be trav­eling abroad this summer to work as English Teaching As­sistants (ETA) with the year-long Fulbright ETA program.

Canon Andrew White promotes peace in the Middle East

The Middle East has de­clared World War III, yet Canon Andrew White en­couraged hope during his visit to Wheaton College. In the subsequent months since ISIS became a household name and further violence erupted from the Israeli-Palestinian con­flict, White has seen horrors and tragedies across the Mid­dle East, shocking him.

Q-and-A with President Ryken five years in

The end of the 2014-2015 school year is also the end of President Ryken's fifth academic year in leadership at Wheaton College. The Record spoke with Ryken to learn about the ups and downs of presidency and about how he has seen God at work on campus from the vantage of the presidential office.

Ryken’s leadership: five year review

Twenty-two years after graduating from Wheaton College in 1988, Philip Ryken returned to campus as Presi­dent Ryken in July 2010. This May is the end of Ryken’s fifth academic year as president, and his leadership has led to changes in many areas of cam­pus.

Wheaton says goodbye to class of 2015

Sadly, Wheaton College is saying good bye to the class of 2015. While the seniors will certainly be missed, Features thought we’d send them out with one last hurrah. So we asked them a few pertinent questions about their years here at Wheaton, their future plans and any wise advice they felt like imparting to the re­maining students.