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"Making Meaning After Loss" a lecture by Liesel Mindrebo Mertes

Presented by Wheaton College at Meyer Science Center, Wheaton IL

Mar 22 2023

The The Center for Applied Christian Ethics (CACE) at Wheaton College presents “Making Meaning After Loss,” a lecture by Liesel Mindrebo Mertes on Wednesday, March 22, 2023 at 7:00 PM.

The last three years are marked by loss: lost opportunities, lost relationships, and a lost sense of stability. How can we make meaning in the aftermath of disruption? Meaning-making is both a personal as well as a communal act. Human connection and support matter and yet, many of us struggle to know what to do or say to someone experiencing disruption.

Workplace Empathy Expert (and 2006 Wheaton alum) Liesel Mindrebo Mertes is no stranger to loss. In 2011, as a graduate student at the Kelley

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Free and open to the public.


Meyer Science Center

430 Howard St, Wheaton, IL 60187


Public parking is available.

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