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Civic Education Program Takes Educators to Philadelphia

July 22, 2022 11:48 AM
After COVID-19 delays, the educators involved in the 2019 Civic Education Program were able to complete their experience with the Wheatley Institute.

Preventing Violence, Promoting Freedom of Belief

July 20, 2022 11:55 AM
Civil Society Organizations in the UK Join Attend Conference

2022 Religious Freedom Annual Review

May 23, 2022 09:00 AM
Living Peaceably: Religious Freedom as a Foundation for Civic Harmony

Wheatley Fellow Judge Thomas Griffith Introduces Jackson at Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

March 24, 2022 09:00 AM
Judge Thomas Griffith, a Wheatley Institute Fellow, played an extraordinary role today in introducing Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson at her Supreme Court confirmation hearing. Judge Griffith’s introduction was a stirring defense of the Rule of Law and democracy as he showed support of Judge Jackson’s nomination.

At Bethesda's Waters - Celebrating 20 Years of Carl Bloch's Masterpiece at BYU

March 07, 2022 09:00 AM
This year, the BYU Museum of Art celebrates 20 years of the acquisition of the Carl Bloch painting, Christ Healing the Sick at Bethesda. In 2001, The Wheatley Institute’s founders, Jack and Mary Lois Wheatley brought this painting, the first of many Carl Bloch paintings, to the BYU Museum of Art.

Justin Collings BYU Devotional

February 02, 2022 09:00 AM
Justin Collings, professor of law and associate dean at BYU Law School, delivered this devotional address on February 1, 2022.

In Memoriam: Jack Wheatley, 1928–2020

November 02, 2020 09:00 AM
“Weigh success not in gain, but in improvements to the world.”


June 11, 2019 09:00 AM
It has been a singular honor and privilege to serve for the past nearly twelve years as director of the Wheatley Institute. Not everyone has the opportunity to expend his or her professional efforts in a cause to which they can freely and eagerly give their heart and soul. But this has been my extreme good fortune.

Paul S. Edwards Named New Director of the Wheatley Institute

June 11, 2019 09:00 AM
After 12 years of service, founding director Richard Williams, will be returning to full-time teaching and research in Counseling, Psychology and Special Education in the David O. McKay School of Education.