The Wheaton Record; February 28, 2014


Cornel WestCornel West Visits Wheaton

Stephen Quillen | Staff Writer

On the evening of Tuesday, Feb. 25, students, guests and faculty gathered in Coray Auditorium to hear Dr. Cornel West lecture “On Being a Chekhovian Christian and a Blues Man: Christianity, Pragmatism, and Democracy.” More >

Former Wheaton Professor Sentenced for Possessing Child Pornography

Nicole Spewak | Editor in Chief 

Former professor of Christian education Donald Ratcliff was sentenced to 42 months in prison on Tuesday, Feb. 26, for possessing child pornography. More >

League of Legends clubWheaton’s League of Legends Club

Katherine Braden | Assistant Features Editor

Part two of Wheaton’s lesser known clubs continues this week with a look at the Wheaton League. In existence for about a year now, the club is based on League of Legends, an online strategy game. These group members don’t just enjoy the game in their dorm rooms, they are beginning to make a name for themselves in competitions as well. More >

Men's BasketballThunder Men Seeded Second in CCIW Tournament

James Connelly | Staff Writer

The Thunder men’s basketball team is 17-8 this season, finishing 10-4 in the CCIW. Wheaton will play as the No. 2 seed in the CCIW tournament on Friday, Feb. 28 against the No. 3 seed Augustana. More >

WrestlingCCIW Wrestling Championships

Thunder finish 3rd in competitive field.

Judah Newby | Assistant Sports Editor

The Wheaton Thunder wrestling team took to the championship mat last weekend at the 2014 CCIW Wrestling Conference Championships in Naperville. Wheaton finished third among four competing schools with 63 team points, just behind Elmhurst College in second place (69.5) and champion Augustana College (83), while North Central took fourth (61). More >

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