Wesley College Alcohol Education Coordinator Melissa Elliott received an award from the State of Delaware’s Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health on June 11 during the Delaware Prevention Advisory Council meeting. She was recognized for her efforts in establishing creative alternative activities for Wesley students using the Strategic Prevention Framework State Incentive Grant (SPF-SIG). The College is one of eleven organizations in the state that receive the grant.
There were two...[more]
Wesley College and Bayhealth Medical Center – Kent General Hospital partnered for a nursing simulation activity at Wesley’s Health Sciences Building on July 1. Developed by Wesley College Director of Learning Resources Christine Jarrell, Wesley College Instructor of Nursing and Simulation Coordinator Margaret McElligott and Bayhealth Clinical Nurse Specialist Jessica Lambert, the event served as the culmination of classroom learning for thirteen new nurses doing internships at the...[more]
Read the Dover Post's report on the recent renovations to the College Chapel and Honors House
A record-breaking 250 Wesley Society members committed to supporting Wesley College as of June 30. The Society members advance Wesley College through personal involvement and financial support of $1,000 or more annually.
New opportunities to support the College mission include “Graduates of the Last Decade,” or G.O.L.D. membership; young alumni are now able to join the Society at a reduced special gift level. There are currently 14 alumni taking advantage of this special...[more]
Former Wesley College quarterback Shane McSweeny threw for four touchdowns and ran for another to lead the Lehigh Valley Steelhawks to a 49-38 victory over the Trenton Freedom on Saturday night in the National Conference Title Game.
Wesley College biological chemistry seniors Victor DeBarros II, Jasbir Deol and Catherine Gross as well as biology senior Karri Jo Walls were selected to present their undergraduate research at the 5th Biennial National IDeA Symposium of Biomedical Research Excellence (NISBRE) conference in Washington, D.C. It was held from June 16 - 18 and celebrated the success of the two IDeA programs; IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) and Center of Biomedical Research Excellence...[more]
Wesley College students Brittany Kowalewski (Math) and Victor DeBarros II (Biological Chemistry) are recipients of the 2014-2015 NASA Delaware Space Grant Consortium (DESGC) Undergraduate Tuition Award. This $3,000 award was highly selective as students were judged on their proposed research projects, GPA and career statement.
Working with her mentor Wesley Professor of Mathematics Dr. Derald Wentzien, Kowalewski will be analyzing historical images of the northern polar ice cap...[more]
Wesley College's football team has been ranked fifth by both Lindy's Sports and the Sporting News in their annual College Football 2014 Preview Magazines which hit newsstands across the country earlier this month.
Wesley College's Patrick Schlosser, DaJahn Lowery, Markael Jenkins and Johnny Crenshaw have been named United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Associations All-Americans, it was announced by the USTFCCCA on May 27.
The Wesley College all-freshman 4x100m Relay of Patrick Schlosser, DaJahn Lowery, Markael Jenkins and Johnny Crenshaw finished third at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships held at Selby Stadium on the campus of Ohio Wesleyan University on May 24.