Global Causes

Wheelock College celebrated its 125th Anniversary in 2013. As part of the College’s yearlong celebration of this important milestone, Wheelock gathered national and international educators, practitioners, researchers, philanthropists, students, and policy leaders to explore pressing issues affecting children, youth, and families in education, health, and human rights across the globe. Thus the College’s 2013 Global Challenges and Opportunities Conference addressed three strands of importance to the global community: education, health, and human rights. The conversation continued with these posts.

VIDEO: Prostitution, Trafficking, Human Rights: Wheelock Global Challenges Conference

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Trafficking Panel Youtube Screenshot

In June 2013, prominent experts, survivors, advocates, and legislators committed to ending prostitution and sex trafficking gathered at the Wheelock College Global Challenges Conference.

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VIDEO: Wheelock International Conference Highlights

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Conference Highlights YouTube Screenshot

As part of the College’s yearlong celebration of its 125th Anniversary in 2013, Wheelock gathered 500 national and international educators, practitioners, researchers, philanthropists, students, and policy leaders to explore pressing issues affecting children, youth, and families in education, health, and human rights across the globe.

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