Wesley College sophomore Elizsha Streeter keeps adding hardware to her collection as she was named the 2015 Capital Athletic Conference Women's Outdoor Track & Field Co-Athlete of the Year on May 12 by the league office. Streeter, who shares the award with Christopher Newport's Enuma Ezenwa, had previously been named the 2013-14 CAC Indoor Rookie of the Year and the 2014-15 CAC Indoor Athlete of the Year. A sprinter from Hagerstown, Md., Streeter won both the 200m and 400m Dash at the...
Wesley College's Matt Domian was named to the All-Capital Athletic Conference Baseball Team, it was announced by the league office on Monday morning. A Second team selection, this is the first time that Domian is receiving All-Conference honors. A senior catcher from Wilmington, Del., Domian led the Wolverines with a .373 batting average and 26 RBIs. Domian performed even better in CAC games, hitting .397 with 18 runs batted in. While having a career year at the plate, Domian also commanded...
Jasbir Deol, a biological chemistry major at Wesley College, received the 2015 American Chemical Society (ACS) Undergraduate Student Award in Environmental Chemistry during the College’s commencement ceremony on May 9. The award is given annually to full-time students enrolled in a chemistry, environmental engineering or related program who have completed at least one full year of study at their school by the date of the award announcement. Honorees are granted a one-year membership to the...[more]
Two hundred and four students graduated with Masters, Bachelors, or Associate Degrees during Wesley College’s Spring Commencement on Saturday, May 9. Hundreds filled the Dashiell Amphitheatre to support family, friends, and loved ones during the 142nd commencement ceremony.
The ceremony began with a welcome from President William N. Johnston, who, accompanied by his wife and son, was later honored with the unrolling of a banner noting Wesley College’s Health Sciences building to be renamed...[more]
Wesley College junior mathematics major Riza Bautista and senior biological chemistry major Dionne Williams have both received an undergraduate tuition award of $3,000 from the NASA Delaware Space Grant College Program (DESGC). This program annually grants awards to highly qualified students studying at a DESGC Consortium institution in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM) and geography.
Recipients of the award have excelled in their STEM field of study, are...[more]
Wesley College President Dr. William and Susan Johnston donated funds to create a matching mileage sign for international locations. The original signpost showcases the proximity to major cities and beaches to Wesley and the international sign demonstrates the distance between campus and several other countries.
“This is a wonderful reminder to our students that overseas travel is possible and it helps our international students feel a greater connection to their home countries,”...[more]
Wesley College's men's track & field team took third overall at the Capital Athletic Conference Championships hosted by York (Pa.) at Graham Field. The Wolverines recorded a program-best 100 points over the two-day meet. De'Vaughn Trader and Dominic McAnulty both broke school-record while winning individual events on the day. Trader set a meet record in the long jump, traveling 23' 6.0" which ranks in the top 20 nationally while McAnulty broke his own record in the 400m dash, clocking a...
Led by sophomore Elizsha Streeter and three school-records on May 3, the Wesley College women's track & field team finished fourth at the Capital Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Graham Field. The Wolverines tallied 107.50 points which is a program-record for the Navy & White at the conference championships. Streeter opened her day with a leg on the winning 4x100m Relay which finished in 48.66. Streeter was joined by sophomores Kameko Webb and Angel Hall, along with...
Wesley College's Sam Seibert has been named to the Capital Athletic Conference Men's Lacrosse All-CAC Team, it was announced by the league office on Friday afternoon. This is the first time that Seibert has received All-Conference honors and he is the first Wolverines to earn the honor since 2013. A junior from New Castle, Del., Seibert was one of Wesley's top all-around players, leading the Wolverines with 28 goals along with seven assists for 35 points. Seibert's goal and points total were...
Wesley College has announced that Dr. Richard Ekman, president of the Council of Independent Colleges, will be the speaker at the 2015 Commencement ceremony on May 9. Ekman has served in his position since 2000, and is a member of several boards, including the Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute, the National Humanities Alliance and the Overseers' Committee to Visit the Harvard University Library.
Ekman has worked in a variety of roles in the higher education field. His previous experience...[more]