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Wendi Momen

Wendi Momen holds a BSc in Economics and a Ph.D. in International Relations, both from the London School of Economics; she is also a Governor of LSE. She is a freelance editor working for a number of publishing companies, particularly George

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Robert Wilson

Robert Wilson became a Baha’i in 1963. He served as a pioneer to Central America and as Secretary of the National Teaching Committee of the Baha’is of the United States during the 7 Year Plan. He teaches courses about Shoghi Effendi,

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Appreciating Our Faculty

Verne Larson of Knoxville, Tennessee, was so appreciative of the faculty’s efforts in One Common Faith that she wrote to them thus: I shall miss this course so much.  Your comments have been so enlightening and stimulating.  I agree with

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Vickie Hu Poirier

Vickie Hu Poirier is a professional artist who teaches courses related to art for the Wilmette Institute. Her bio is forthcoming.

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Roger Neyman

  Father, husband, author and teacher, Roger has been on faculty for the Wilmette Institute since retiring from software engineering in 2012. He studied mathematics and psychology at the University of California, Irvine, and holds a BS degree in IT

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Todd Lawson

Todd Lawson is Professor Emeritus of Islamic Thought, University of Toronto. He has been a Bahá’í since 1968 and has been a member, since 1975, of the Association for Bahá’í Studies who this year awarded him the distinguished book award

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Robert Sarracino

Robert Sarracino has a doctorate in physics from the University of Victoria, BC, in the field of General Relativity. He is currently retired, living in St. John’s, Newfoundland. He and his wife, Lesley, lived in South Africa for many years,

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Phyllis Ghim Lian Chew

Phyllis Ghim Lian Chew received a BA with Honors and Diploma of Education from the University of Singapore; a Diploma in Applied Linguistics from SEAMEO Regional Language Centre; MA ESL from the University of Hawaii; and Ph.D. in Linguistics from Macquarie University, Australia. She has

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Robert Harris

Bob Harris is a senior executive in a medical software company in Clearwater, Florida.  He has studied and spoken about the Baha’i Revelation for 41 years as a member of various institutions of the Faith, including the Continental Board of Counselors,

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Armin Eschraghi

Born in Iran and raised in Germany, Armin Eschraghi began studying Philosophy, Islamic Studies, and Comparative Religion in Goethe University Frankfurt in 1995 and obtained his Master degree in 1999 and his PhD in 2004. Since 2003 he has been

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