After entering last week as the top vote-getter outside the top 25 and a pair of victories over No. 8 Hampden Sydney and CAC rival York (Pa.), Wesley College's men's basketball team entered the D3hoops.com Poll at No. 17, the Wolverines highest national ranking in program history.
Wesley College's 14th-ranked football team advanced to its fifth-straight NCAA Quarterfinal, defeating No. 24 Ithaca College, 23-15, on Saturday afternoon at Scott D. Miller Stadium. The Wolverines (10-2) have now won ten games five consecutive years while the Bombers' season ends at 9-3.
After advancing to its ninth-straight NCAA Second Round Playoff game with a thrilling 29-24 victory at No. 8 Johns Hopkins on Saturday, the 14th-ranked Wesley College football team will host No. 24 Ithaca College at 12 pm on Saturday, November 30.
A 33-yard touchdown pass from Joe Callahan to Steve Koudossou with 13 seconds left gave the 14th-ranked Wesley College football team a 29-24 win over No. 8 Johns Hopkins (10-1) in the First Round of the NCAA Playoffs on a cold & windy Saturday afternoon at Homewood Field. The Wolverines (9-2) advance to its ninth-straight NCAA Second Round where they will take on Ithaca College on Saturday, November 30.
On Friday, Nov. 15, the First Year Student Leadership Retreat commenced with a formal dinner and presentations from faculty members regarding leadership and what makes an effective leader. The retreat included a day trip on Saturday, Nov. 16 to Camp Pecometh in Centreville, MD. While at the camp the students learned about stress management and the influence they can have as leaders. The 63 freshmen who participated were pushed to work as a team in order to train, support, and encourage each...[more]
Three Wesley College graduates were nominated for the 2014 Delaware Teacher of the Year Award. There were nineteen educators nominated for the award- one for each district in the state. Educators are nominated based on their effectiveness, dedication, and love of teaching. The state awards each nominee with a $2,000 grant. The Wesley alumni nominees were Kaitlin (Oliver) Callaway '06 M'02, Deborah (Kenton) Long '01, M'02, and Jennifer (Mosuly) Immediato '01.“Wesley is so proud of our...[more]
Four Wesley College alumni, Jenna Ryan '11 (M.S.N.), Jessica Lambert '10 (B.S.N.) and '13 (M.S.N.), Dora Eyong '10 (M.S.N.), and Laura Wedel '09 (M.S.N.), were recently published in the DNA Reporter, the official publication of the Delaware Nurses Association.
Ryan’s report detailed the treatment of infantile hemangiomas, commonly called a ‘strawberry’ due to the pink raised skin, that can potentially lead to various complications including airway obstruction and bodily disfigurement. In...[more]
Dr. Karen Panunto, associate professor of nursing and BSN program director, was elected President of the Delaware Nurse’s Association. The organization is a constituent member association of the American Nurse’s Association and a non-profit professional organization that represents approximately 500 registered nurses in the state of Delaware.[more]
Wesley's Professor of Nursing and Chair of Nursing Department Dr. Robert Contino, was appointed to a second three-year term on the Board of Nursing by Governor Jack Markel and is the current President of the Delaware Board of Nursing. The Board of Nursing is the professional board that regulates nursing practice and licensure in the State of Delaware. The board issues licenses, evaluates educational programs, and enforces disciplinary punishments if a law is violated. [more]
Wesley College biological chemistry junior Victor DeBarros II, presented his NSF-EPSCoR supported undergraduate research at the 23rd National NSF-EPSCoR Conference in Nashville, TN, November 3-7. DeBarros's research project highlighted Delaware's research contribution in the EPSCoR jurisdictions. His project, completed under the direction of Dr. Malcolm J. D'Souza, professor of chemistry, analyzed nitrogen (a key nutrient in chlorophyll) in a class of organic compounds called carbamoyl...[more]