Author: Niki Daniels

“A Framework For Action: How Bahá’ís Work to Change the World Today”

Sunday, May 26, 2019, 4 p.m. Eastern (1 p.m. Pacific, 10 p.m. Western European time) Register for the Web Talk This talk will describe the progressive evolution of the Bahá’í community into an emerging instrument of spiritual and social change

Breakthrough Online Workshop on Microaggression Result of Faculty-Learner Collaboration

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Racism in America: The Most Vital and Challenging Issue 2019 Faculty: Gwendolyn Etter-Lewis, Guy Emerson Mount, Nicola Daniels by Niki Daniels In February 2018, the Wilmette Institute hosted its first course on Racism in America: The Most Vital and Challenging

Great Start for Wilmette Institute First-Timers Discount Offer

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In January 2019, the Wilmette Institute launched a deep-discount offer for Wilmette Institute First-Timers. This was the deal: If you had never taken a course with the Wilmette Institute, you could choose the First-Timer discount when you registered for your

Wilmette Institute Launches First Business Course: Developing a New Business Paradigm

On May 1, the Wilmette Institute is launching its first business-oriented course Achieving Moral Excellence in Business. A nine-week course, Achieving Moral Excellence will ask learners to rethink, among other things, “the purpose of business; examine the meaning of such

An Australian Bahá’í’s Journey in Interfaith Dialogue, Part 2: From Learning to Action in and outside Ruhi Classes

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Preparing for Interfaith Dialogue 2019 Faculty: Ted Brownstein, JoAnn Borovicka, Anne Pearson In April, the editors shared what Australian Bahá’í Colin Dibdin had learned from the Wilmette Institute course Preparing for Interfaith Dialogue, much of which centered around the skill

“Religious Cycles: Tradition, Modernity, And The Bahá’í Faith”

Mikhail Sergeev

Sunday, November 10, 2019, 2 p.m. Eastern (11 a.m. Pacific, 8 p.m. Western European time) Register for the Web Talk In this talk Mikhail Sergeev offers a new interpretation of the Soviet period of Russian history as a phase within

Do Not Kill—Avoid Toxic Chemicals in Your Garden and Yard: Tip for Sustainable Living


“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.” —‘Abdu’l-Bahá Monthly tips about sustainable living are designed to inspire you to adapt them to your personal circumstances and locale and to help you generate other ideas about

Two New 24/7/365 Anytime Courses Available Now and Another in June

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Three new Anytime Courses are being added to the roster of courses already available 24/7/365. Two of the courses—Making Time and Service Choices as a Couple and Enhancing Love, Friendship, and Service in Your Marriage—begin on May 1 and will

Two Books Published with Help from Writing Biographies and Histories Course

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Writing Biographies and Histories: Recording Stories of People and Places 2015 Faculty: Thelma Batchelor, Roger Dahl, Richard Hollinger, Robert Stockman, Adam Thorne The authors of two recent books acknowledge the help and encouragement they received in the Wilmette Institute’s course

“Telling Another Soul of the Dawning of the Day of God”: A Closer Look at Storytelling Course Improves Skills

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A Closer Look at Storytelling, an anytime 24/7/365 course Druzelle Cederquist In its Ridván 2017 letter, the Universal House of Justice wrote that it was entreating “the one Beloved that the whole of this bicentennial year [marking the two hundredth