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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

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

Wilmette Institute University Initiative: Bulletin 3—Courses for Credit Now Available

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The Wilmette Institute is happy to announce its plans for offering courses for credit in its Summer and Fall 2019 terms. Each term will feature two courses designed to meet standards for university credit: Summer Term. The two course for

Moodle Upgrade: Four Features to Enhance Your Learning Experience

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With the Wilmette Institute’s March 2019 upgrade to Moodle 3.6, you may have already discovered changes. For example, the course pages look different. But there are also new features you will want to check out. Below are four features designed

The Wilmette Institute Expanding: Bulletin 2—How Its University Initiative Will Work

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by Robert H. Stockman In February the Wilmette Institute announced that it is expanding its reach into universities with new initiatives. The expansion is the result of a large five-year financial commitment. As the Institute’s plans develop, it is pursuing

Sign Up before February 15 for “A Closer Look at Storytelling 24/7/365”

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Improve your skill in telling stories by signing up now, before February 15, for the 24/7/365 course A Closer Look at Storytelling. Almost anyone, with some pointers, can tell a good story and become a story-teller-in-training. Why the urgency? Druzelle

Wilmette Institute Poised for Major Expansion

Dr. Robert H. Stockman, Executive Director of the Wilmette Institute

by Robert H. Stockman, Director, Wilmette Institute Thanks to a large five-year financial commitment, the Wilmette Institute is preparing for a major expansion in its efforts to reach college or university students who might want to take its courses for

What Did the Survey on the Courses for the Bicentenary of the Birth of the Báb Show?

When the Wilmette Institute launched its first-ever survey, it had no idea what to expect. But, since the survey asked respondents about courses planned for the bicentenary of the Birth of the Báb, it had at least two hopes. One