Wesley College has been awarded a grant (Award Id : 1355554) of $600,000 over the course of five years from the National Science Foundation (NSF) in order to support the scholarships in science, technology, engineering and math (S-STEM) programs.
“This is the largest direct grant award to date for the STEM program,” said Chemistry Professor, Director of Sponsored Research and Principal Investigator, Dr. Malcolm D’Souza. “Our students have been consistently involved in undergraduate...[more]
Wesley College's Sarah Daniels has been named the Capital Athletic Conference Field Hockey Defensive Player of the Week, it was announced by the league office on September 2.
With her game-winning goal in field hockey's season opening upset victory over No. 19 Lynchburg last Saturday, senior Gracie Daniels has been named the first-ever Wolverine of the Week, it was announced on September 2.
Former Wesley College standouts Madison Leone and Brooke Tadlock have been named to the Capital Athletic Conference Field Hockey Silver Anniversary Team, it was announced by the league office on September 2.
Eman Amao scored both of Wesley College's goals to give the Wolverines a 2-1 come-from-behind victory over Cabrini College in the Championship Game of the Cavaliers' Labor Day Kick-Off Tournament on August 30.
Freshman Cassidy McSorley and senior Christina Verzi both notched hat tricks to lead the Wesley College women's soccer team to a 10-0 victory over St. Elizabeth in the season opener on August 30.
Junior Meghan Marshall set the Wesley College career-record for digs as the Wolverines took a pair of games at the St. Elizabeth Quad-Match over New Jersey City University and John Jay on August 29.
Dear Members of the Wesley Community and friends of the College,
Today, as a precautionary measure, the Dover City Police called for a security lockdown in all city buildings and schools due to a firearm threat several blocks from Campus. The lockdown occurred within minutes and everyone on campus was safe. Students, faculty and staff remained in College buildings for approximately two hours until the city police deemed it safe to continue our routine schedule. I have spoken with the...[more]
On August 24 Wesley College President Dr. William N. Johnston announced to the Board of Trustees and the College community his plans to retire at the conclusion of the 2014-15 academic year.
Johnston became Wesley’s 16th president in 2008, offering a wealth of experience in administration, including a very successful presidency of Iowa Wesleyan College, Mount Pleasant, IA. In addition to serving as a president in Iowa and Delaware, he has served as a senior administrator at four other private...[more]
Eleven NSF-EPSCoR, one NASA-EPSCoR and six NIH-INBRE-sponsored students presented research at the 2014 Undergraduate Research and Service Celebratory Symposium at the University of Delaware’s Clayton Hall Conference Center on Aug. 14. Fifteen of the students, and five of their seven academic mentors, were from Wesley College.
Dr. Derald Wentzien, professor of mathematics, mentored two Wesley students, Riza Bautista and Brittany Kowalewski, in their research. Visiting Assistant Professor and...[more]