Category: Faculty

by Christine Muller The well-being of any segment of humanity is connected with the well-being of the whole. When economic gain is pursued without regard for how the natural environment is affected, for instance, all are impacted. ————————Bahá’í International Community …

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Sunday, October 18, 2020, 2 p.m. Eastern (11 a.m. Pacific, 8 p.m. Western European time) Register for the Web Talk Transhumanism or H+ is an intellectual and cultural movement whose ultimate goal is to achieve “singularity” – the merging of …

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You have reached a page that will soon be archived. Please see Gwendolyn’s new faculty bio. Dr. Gwendolyn Etter-Lewis is Professor of English, Black World Studies, Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. She earned her …

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Jalaliyyih Quinn, M.F.A is a professional artist, presently living and working in Gallup, New Mexico. Her website is www.jalaliyyihquinn.org, Art, Science and the Soul. Quinn’s work seeks to visualize discoveries of science, physics and cosmology in particular and bring to …

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A number of Bahá’ís in the Washington, D.C., area have found the burial place of Pocahontas Pope, the first African American in the Washington, D.C. Bahá’í community. Now the Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of Washington, D.C., has announced the …

Grave of First African American Bahá’í in Washington, D.C., Found; Contribute to Her Grave Marker Read More »

Establishing departments to oversee the Wilmette Institute’s many course offerings became a reality in September 2017 when the Institute’s Director, Dr. Robert H. Stockman, held a series of meetings with eighty part-time faculty to discuss the plan. Discussion focused on …

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Haleh Samimi has a masters degree in Counselling from the University of Saskatchewan. She is also certified in Motivational Psychology, Equine Assisted Psychotherapy, Trust Technique, Mediation and Conflict Resolution, Focus on Integrated Treatment (from Hazelden), and Suicide Prevention. She has …

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Jenny Lockwood was born and brought up in the UK, though she has also lived in Nigeria, Germany and Switzerland. After graduating in German and Linguistics with Arabic, she spent the next twenty-five years raising four sons with her husband …

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You have reached a page that will soon be archived. Please see Guy’s new faculty bio. Guy Emerson Mount  is an Assistant Professor of African American History at Auburn University. He earned his PhD at the University of Chicago where he …

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You have reached a page that will soon be archived. Please see Chelsea’s new faculty bio. Chelsea Lee Smith serves as the Parenting Section Coordinator for the Relationships Department and as Parenting faculty. She is passionate about promoting personal growth for …

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