Wesley alumnus Chris Foard M'10 and his wife Marianne donated items from their historical nursing collection for use at Wesley’s new Health Sciences Building's display case. The display represents years of collecting rare pieces focusing on Florence Nightingale as well as the nursing profession as a whole. Some items dated back to the Civil War and earlier. The exhibit was unveiled in a ceremony on March 5 that included the Foards, students, faculty, administrators and staff. Visit...[more]
Wesley College’s recent selection as one of the top 100 universities and colleges in the country by TheBestSchools.org showcases the value of a well-developed strategic plan. Wesley’s five-year plan (2009 – 2014) just wrapped up with many goals realized including a focus on increasing safety and the environment contributed to planning and execution of new plazas. Increased retention and program growth will be realized through better facilities—like the new Health Science Building and...[more]
This isn’t your grandparents’ square dance – although they would be welcome! Wesley College and Picnic for Peace are pleased to announce a multi-generational and multi-cultural square dance during Dover’s First Friday April 4, 6 to 8 p.m. in the lobby of the College Center at Wesley, 120 N. State Street. The event is free and open to the public. No prior dance experience is required, nor is a partner. Just come in comfy shoes prepared to make new friends, get exercise, and...[more]
Wesley College's field hockey team has been award the 2013 Gladiator by SGI / NFHCA Division III National Academic Team Award, it was announced on Wednesday afternoon. Additionally, eight Wolverines have been named to the National Academic Squad. To qualify for the team award, the entire squad must have accumulated at least a 3.0 grade-point-average for the Fall 2013 semester, while individuals with at least a 3.3 in the Fall 2013 semester were named to the Academic Squad.
Several members of the Wesley College women's soccer team volunteered to be guest readers at John Bassett Moore Intermediate School's Seventh Annual Read Across America Event last week. Each player was assigned to a fifth or sixth grade classroom and read selected Dr. Seuss stories.
"Our players truly understand the importance of giving back to the local community," said head coach Ed Muntz.
"It's the little things, such as reading a book to kids, that makes a difference," said rising...
Wesley College celebrated Founders Day on March 19 at the Schwartz Center for the Arts in Dover. The event is an annual tradition for the College that acknowledges students, celebrating their accomplishments with scholarships and awards. Dr. Michael Nielsen, a professor of media arts at Wesley, was featured as a guest speaker. A member of the Wesley faculty since 1989, Nielsen is retiring at the end of the spring 2014 semester.
A total of $127,650 in scholarship money - up from approximately...[more]
Wesley College's Andrew Cooper has been named the Eastern College Athletic Conference Co-Pitcher of the Week, it was announced by the league office on March 18. This is the first regional weekly award that Cooper has received in his career.
Wesley College head men's basketball coach Jerry Kobasa has been named the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Middle Atlantic Region Coach of the Year, it was announced on Tuesday morning. Also named the Capital Athletic Conference Coach of the Year, this is the first time that Kobasa has been named a Regional Coach of the Year.
Also earning All-Region honors was David Langan, who received First Team accolades along with Aaron Walton-Moss of Cabrini, DeSales' Mike Coleman,...
Wesley College's David Langan has been named a D3hoops.com First Team All-Mid-Atlantic Region selection, it was announced by the website late Sunday night. This is the first All-Region honor that Langan has received in his career. A senior center from Sayreville, N.J., Langan was joined on the first team by Cabrini's Aaron Walton-Moss, Ross Danzig of Scranton, Dickinson's Adam Honig, and Brian Parker of Alvernia, who the Wolverines defeated in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament.
To allow for snow removal and more safe travel conditions this morning, Wesley is extending its closing Monday until 12:00 Noon.
Academic and business activities will resume at 12:00 PM. Be alert for further updates in the event that the snow does not tapper off as expected.
ARAMARK is attempting to open for regular meal hours.
IMPORTANT NOTE FROM RESIDENCE LIFE:
"If you have a Resident Assistant (RA) interview scheduled for Monday, March 17th, you will be contacted by the Office of...[more]