The Wendt Mentors are five University faculty members who serve as leaders for the Wendt Character Scholars.

Mentors attend weekly meetings and all required Wendt Character Scholar events. Each mentor leads a group of 12 scholars, facilitating discussion and leading group activities to enhance the scholars' experience, understanding, and growth.


2016-2017 Wendt Character Scholar Mentor
Dr. Jonathan Barz
Professor of English, Department

Ms. Emily Entsminger
Administrative Assistant & Ministry

Wendt Character Scholar Mentor     2016-2017 Wendt Character Scholar Mentor
Dr. Beth McCaw
Seminary Pastor to Students
and Assistant Professor of Ministry
    Dr. Josh Thomas
Assistant Professor of Exercise
Wendt Mentor Dr. Adam Smith      
Dr. Adam Smith
Assistant Professor of History,
Philosophy, & Religion