Author: Niki Daniels

Science, Religion, and the Bahá’í Faith (2019) Faculty: Stephen Friberg, Robert Sarracino, Roger Neyman, Nicola Daniels Andres Elvira of Pasadena, California, shared with us a number of things he learned from the course Science, Religion, and the Bahá’í Faith.  “I have …

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Science, Religion, and the Bahá’í Faith (2019) Faculty: Stephen Friberg, Robert Sarracino, Roger Neyman, Nicola Daniels On completion of this year’s course on Science, Religion, and the Bahá’í Faith, Charlotte Wenninger shared a Slide Show composed of 17 beautifully illuminated …

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by Susanne M. Alexander, Marriage and Family Department Chair  We are growing again! Healthy, happy, and unified marriages and families is the vision of the Relationships, Marriage, Parenting, and Family Department of the Wilmette Institute. Our goal is to have …

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Science, Religion, and the Bahá’í Faith (2019) Faculty: Stephen Friberg, Robert Sarracino, Roger Neyman, Nicola Daniels On completion of this year’s course on Science, Religion, and the Bahá’í Faith, Donald (Pete) Jordan submitted a poem titled “Harmonic Matrix.” He had …

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The theme was How to Provide Hope to the World’s Youth Facing Climate Disaster. The Purpose of this Page This brief message and information is the Wilmette Institute’s contribution to Global Climate Change Week 2019. Global Climate Change Week seeks to …

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Racism in America: The Most Vital and Challenging Issue (March, 2019) Faculty: Guy Emerson Mount, Gwendolyn Etter-Lewis, Niki Daniels Terry McVay, a learner from the March 2019 course on Racism in America had this to say about the impact of …

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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 …

What is clean? How often should I wash my clothes? Tip for Sustainable Living Read More »

As a result of taking the Wilmette Institute course Indigenous Perspectives on the Sacred, three Indianapolis Bahá’ís—Victor Chaney, Stephanie Charvin, and Debbie Wittman—organized an evening of storytelling and music on August 30 with some of the Native Americans in their …

Course on Indigenous Perspectives on the Sacred Generates Evening of Music and Storytelling Read More »

Update published September 30, 2019 In September the Institute launched a new Student Satisfaction survey. It also changed the way it presents its Course Evaluation survey to students. Read on to learn why surveys are important to the Institute at …

How Are We Doing? Update on Student Satisfaction Read More »

The Wilmette institute has published its 2020 Course List in a slightly new format. The list is still tentative, but courses are now organized with a numbering system so you can see at a glance which courses fall under which …

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