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Wheaton Experts Blog

The Wheaton Experts blog highlights faculty members’ writing about their areas of expertise.

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Recent Posts

Provost Diddams
Wheaton Experts
Leadership and Humility
Dr. Margaret DuPlissis Diddams ’83 is the provost of Wheaton College. In this Wheaton Experts post, she discusses the relationship between leadership and humility.
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The Enduring Impact of Black Music
As Black History Month draws to a close, Dr. Johann Buis wrote this Wheaton Experts post, which reflects on the qualities of Black music in America and its enduring impact.
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Arts & Music, Wheaton Experts
The Importance of Improvisation
John William Trotter serves as an associate professor of music at Wheaton College and was recently awarded the Leland Ryken Award for Teaching Excellence in the Humanities. In this Wheaton Experts blog, he shares how important the ability to improvise is in music and our daily lives.
Dr. Noah Toly, Wheaton College Professor of Urban Studies
Center for Urban Engagement (CUE), Wheaton Experts
Caring for the City of Chicago
This fall, students participating the Urban Track of Wheaton Passage and in Wheaton in Chicago will move into the Woodlawn neighborhood of Chicago for the first time. Here, Dr. Noah Toly '99, M.A. '12 shares his expertise on cities and urban engagement.
Wheaton Center for Faith, Politics and Economics (FPE), Wheaton Experts
Border Crisis of Conscience
In this #WheatonExperts post, former United States Attorney in New Mexico Captain David Iglesias calls for compassion and common sense in immigration policy.
Wheaton College Blanchard
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Wheaton Faculty Experts on the Impact of Brown v. Board of Education
Wheaton College professors from three disciplines—education, history, and psychology—comment on the cultural impact of the decision following Linda Brown Thompson's death.
Arts at Wheaton, Wheaton Experts
The Sacred Story in Bach’s Six Solo Cello Suites
Wheaton College Associate Lecturer of Music Leonardo Altino meditates on the first of Bach's cello suites.
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Theology (M.A.), Wheaton Experts
The Humility of God
In this Wheaton Experts post, Dr. Amy Peeler discusses how God's humility is displayed through His familial relationships.
Billy Graham Center, Evangelism and Leadership (M.A.), Graduate School, Wheaton Experts
C.S. Lewis and Perfect Love Casts Out Fear
Dr. Jerry Root gives a Valentine's Day sermon on the perfect love of God.
Graduate School, Marriage & Family Therapy (M.A.), Wheaton Experts
Five Ways to Keep Your Relationship on Track
Wheaton College Marriage and Family Therapist Dr. David Van Dyke shares his insights.
Wheaton College Blanchard
Faculty, Wheaton Experts
Dr. Jon Eckert Authors New Book on Educational Leadership
Eckert's new book discusses the way strong leadership can transform student outcomes.
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Remember That We Live in Time
Dr. Tracy McKenzie writes about how to think Christianly about the passage of time.