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So You Want to Be A STEM Major at A Christian College?

Posted by Emily Wilson on Apr 26, 2016 9:42:00 AM


So you want to be a STEM major. But I suppose you’re wondering – will a Christian liberal arts education at Wheaton best prepare me, a STEM major, to contribute to the larger scientific community? I found myself asking the same question: do I want to be a STEM Major at a Christian College?

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Topics: STEM

5 Things I Wish I’d Known as an Incoming STEM Major

Posted by David Garringer on Jan 26, 2016 8:00:00 AM


If you had told me that I’d be a STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) major at a Christian college —mathematics, to be precise— during my senior year of high school, I would have looked at you oddly, waited a minute, and asked, “what’s the punchline?” In high school, I thought that undergraduate math was too sophisticated for all but the brainiest students, and I certainly wasn’t one of those. I was thinking about pursuing a business major.

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Topics: STEM