Category: News

Significant Progress for the Wilmette Institute

Nicola Daniels

By Robert H. Stockman The last two months have seen two important milestones in the development of the Wilmette Institute. One involves the matter of accreditation. The other, upgrading the Institute’s staff. Pursuing Accreditation. In mid-April, while exploring information about

Course Certificates of Completion: Now There’s an App for That!

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by Niki Daniels A new automated system for creating Certificates of Completion for qualified learners in Wilmette Institute courses will now ensure that Certificates will be emailed to learners on a weekly basis. An Antiquated Certificate System. The old system

Join 251 First-Timers for a Discount on Your First Wilmette Institute Course

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As of the end of May, 251 learners have signed up for their first Wilmette Institute course, using the US$10.00 discount launched in January. Choosing thirty different courses, the first-time learners account for 40 percent of all registrants between January

New 24/7/365 Anytime Course Starts in June

Young Married Couple Brazil

Starting on June 1 is Creating Marriage Well-Being from the Beginning, yet another 24/7 course. Its theme, like that of two courses launched in May, is marriage. This course is aimed at couples in the first five years of marriage

Breakthrough Online Workshop on Microaggression Result of Faculty-Learner Collaboration

Val Day-Sanchez

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