The College’s Spring Commencement activities will begin with Baccalaureate at the Schwartz Center in downtown Dover at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, May 9, 2014. Participation in the service is encouraged but not required. Graduates, please bring your graduation gown to wear for the service; however, no caps and hoods are worn at this event. Because parking will be challenging in that area, we suggest that you park in the College lots and take advantage of the van shuttles that will be available to...[more]
Wesley College celebrated the 5th Annual Arts in the Parlor with a Gatsby Party on March 28 at the Schwartz Center for the Arts. Many of the 150 or so guests dressed in 1920s attire and all enjoyed stage performances, visual art displays and demonstrations, “The Swing Noteables” band, dancing, fine food and beverages.
Students, alumni, faculty and staff showcased their creative talents during the evening. Presentations included Wesley’s Concert Choir, Symphonic Band, Jazz Band and Jazz...[more]
Carlton Sheppard's school-record effort in the 1,500m Run highlighted the Wesley College track & field team's day at the Danny Curran Invitational on March 29.
Wesley College head men's basketball coach Jerry Kobasa has been named one of 12 finalists for the 2014 Glenn Robinson Division III Coach of the Year Award, it was announced on March 30.
Wesley College is offering new accelerated business programs geared toward working adults. The Business Administration programs involve taking classes on campus one evening per week while integrating online classes simultaneously to accelerate the completion time leading to an MBA or BSBA degree.
The MBA program is a course of study requiring the completion of 12 courses resulting in an MBA in Executive Leadership in just 16 months. Eight of the courses are completed in a classroom...[more]
Due to dropping temperatures and parking lot conditions, Wesley is instituting a 2 hour delay opening on Wed, 3/26[more]
Wesley College students traveled to Dallas Texas on March 16 - 20 to present undergraduate research. Eleven Wesley students presented eight posters each detailing the outcomes of their chemistry research projects mentored by Dr. Malcolm J. D'Souza, professor of chemistry. Biological Chemistry students Tabitha Lambert, Kyle Gillespie, Kaylee Miller, Gabriel Fernandez-Bueno, Victor DeBarros II, Brett Sansbury, Catherine Gross, Jasbir Deol, and Laura Malinowski as well as biology major Maryeah...[more]
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]