Wesley College announced promotions for five faculty members: Professor Susan Redington Bobby, Dr. Jill Cole, Dr. Richard Kashmar, Dr. Cynthia Newton and Dr. Jamie Whitman-Smithe.
Dr. Cole, Dr. Kashmar, and Dr. Whitman-Smithe were promoted to full professor. Professor Redington Bobby and Dr. Newton were both promoted to associate professor. Promotions in teaching require a written recommendation by a person or committee approved by the College. Evidence sufficient for promotion includes...[more]
Wesley College is strengthening its focus in the Dover area.
The school has announced plans that include providing more classes at Dover Air Force Base and opening a new Health Sciences Building near Kent General Hospital.
Four years ago, College President William Johnston mapped out Wesley’s path to increasing its presence in the state capital. They are well on their way to achieving that goal.
Please note that the deadline for Scholars Day 2013 submissions is this Friday, March 8. If you are interested in presenting, click here to register.[more]
Wesley College’s Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity held a “car smash” fundraiser to raise money for leukemia and lymphoma research on February 22. Students paid $1 to take a few swings with a sledge hammer at a salvage car donated by Fitzgerald Salvage and Recycling.
U.S. Senator Thomas R. Carper was just one of the many politicians, government officials, board of trustees, faculty, staff, students and the general members of the public that attended a sneak peek of Wesley College’s new Health Sciences Building. The event brought together many of the groups involved in helping Wesley secure the former Frear Federal Building at no cost to the College.
“The General Services Administration and the Department of Education were the two primary agencies that...[more]
Wesley College has announced plans to increase student educational opportunities and partnerships with the greater Dover area at the College’s three locations: the Main Campus in the heart of Dover’s historic district, Dover Air Force Base where the College currently offers courses, and the new Health Sciences Building (formerly the Frear Federal Building), just one block from Kent General Hospital. In 2009, the College, under the leadership of President William Johnston, mapped out...[more]
Wesley College received a $25,000 check from M&T Bank to support the new Health Sciences Building. The new facility will support the expansion of Wesley's highly-regarded nursing program and address the documented shortage of nurses throughout the region.
"The support of M&T Bank and others in the community is pivotal to the continued success of Wesley's academic programs," Wesley College President Dr. William N. Johnston said.[more]
Wesley College Basketball team is on a roll after winning their 10th straight game in a row. Check out this video report on the team from WBOC.
Wesley College showed its appreciation to its most generous contributors on Saturday night, January 12, 2013, with a reception and dinner held at the Sheraton Dover Hotel. Approximately 130 guests attended the gala to celebrate the third year for the Wesley Society, which recognizes high level donors giving to Wesley College. Wesley College officials announced that the Wesley Society membership has more than tripled since its inception in late 2009, with 210 current members. Wesley...[more]
Spring semester check in is scheduled for Sunday, January 13, 2013 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. All students should check in at the Lobby Area of College Center with Admissions staff and if all items are complete, they will receive a “sail through” ticket to proceed. Students living on campus will receive a “golden ticket” at check in, enabling them to proceed to their assigned residence hall and give the ticket to their Resident Director/Resident Assistant in their residence hall...[more]