The #7 Wesley Wolverines scored 42 second half points, erasing a 20 point halftime deficit, defeating #5 Linfield Wildcats 49-34 in the second round of the NCAA Division III playoffs. Wesley quarterback Shane McSweeny tossed four touchdowns and ran for two more to lead the Wolverines to the next round of the playoffs.
Wesley College’s Winter Commencement will take place at the Dover Central Middle School auditorium on Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 7:00 pm. Each graduate will receive 6 tickets for the event. If you are not attending the ceremony, you are required to submit a written request to the Office of Academic Affairs indicating your desire to graduate in absentia. E-mail or write a letter to Ms. Tina Heesh (302-736-2429) at firstname.lastname@example.org by December 2. You may also request special...[more]
Wesley College chemistry professor Dr. Malcolm J. D'Souza and his organic chemistry class conducted a “Kids & Chemistry” event recently for approximately 400 first through eighth -grade students. This annual event is held at the Independence School in Newark, DE, and is organized by the Delaware-Section of the American Chemical Society.
The Delaware Local Section of the American Chemical Society conducts a variety of activities for elementary school students throughout the year....[more]
The school that creates change agents for educational reform is recommended for full NCATE accreditation.
Wesley College’s education department so impressed a review team from the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), that the committee has recommended full accreditation for the College’s Teacher Education Program. The official announcement is expected in March, upon approval of the NCATE's Unit Accreditation Board.
The accreditation process comes after an extensive...[more]
Both the Wesley College field hockey and men's soccer teams have earned bids to the ECAC Postseason.
For reasons nobody yet knows, Ben Knapp, Wesley Football Coach Chip Knapp's son, a healthy 16-year-old, went into cardiac arrest. His illness has united the Wesley College football community as his family prays for his recovery
Wesley Football team and community pray for 16-year old Ben Knapp's recovery
Wesley College alumni have organized a fundraiser to help memorialize Westfield, NJ resident Frank Vasfailo III ’95 who was tragically killed in a car crash in April 2010.
From noon until 5 p.m. on Sunday, September 25 will be “Frankie V. Day at the Track.” The first-time event will be held at Monmouth Park Race Track in Oceanport, New Jersey. The cost is $75 for adults and $15 for children under 12 which includes a picnic lunch and admission to the track.
Seventy percent of every ticket sold...[more]
Wesley College’s Office of Institutional Advancement announced an overall increase of 63 percent in total giving to the College during the last fiscal year. Financial gifts to the Dover college increased from $738,794 to $1,206,450 in the 2010-11 fiscal year. The additional donations will not only improve the opportunities for students on campus, it also funds scholarships provided by the College.“In the midst of a struggling economy, it is truly inspiring to see the rising level of...[more]