Using funds acquired by a $1.54 million federal grant, Wesley’s education department launched their “Bridging the Professional Development Gap” program last month. Professor of Education and Director of Graduate Programs in Education Dr. Patricia Patterson, Associate Professor and Program Director of PE K-12 Dr. Patricia Sherblom and Grant Manager Colette Wheatley spearheaded the effort. The primary objective of the program is to create a long-term model for teacher preparation, closing the...[more]
For the second time this season, Wesley College's JW Lawson has been named the Eastern College Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Division III South Rookie of the Week, it was announced by the ECAC office on Tuesday afternoon. Lawson also received the honor on January 27, 2015.
Despite a pair of losses, Lawson was a bright spot for Wesley, averaging 13.5 points, 3.5 rebounds and 2.0 steals in games against Salisbury and at St. Mary's. Lawson, a freshman from Newark, Del., scored a...
Wesley College's football team, who was recently named the 2014 ECAC Team of the Year and the winner of the Lambert Cup, held its annual end-of-season banquet on Sunday afternoon at the Modern Maturity Center where it announced all of the team award winners from the 2014 season. Head Coach Mike Drass and his coaching staff also recognized the 21-member senior class that went 44-9 over the last four seasons, and 11 players who received either All-America or All-Region honors. Junior quarterback...
Wesley College's Josh Dean has been named the Capital Athletic Conference Men's Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week, it was announced by the league office on Tuesday afternoon.
A freshman goalkeeper from Glen Burnie, Md., Dean got the start between the pipes in his collegiate debut and proceeded to make 14 saves in an 11-4 season-opening win over Ferrum in snowy conditions. Dean faced 27 Panthers shots on the day with 18 on target, good for a 77.8 save percentage.
All Wesley College and DAFB Classes for Tuesday, 2/17/15 are cancelled and the campus is CLOSED.
Wesley College will delay opening until 9:30 am on 2/17/15 to be reevaluated by 7 am on 2/17/15.
Classes for this evening, 2/16/15 are cancelled beginning at 6 pm. Updates for 2/17/15 will be sent at a later time.[more]
At some point, Tony Armstrong, a professor at Wesley College, started to question how he could make a difference in his students’ lives. Like most teachers, he said he had always embraced it as his “higher calling.” For all his theorizing, though, he wondered whether he had actually made an impression. And what difference was worthwhile to make? That was when he started to think about happiness — “the deepest aspiration of a human being,” Dr. Armstrong said. “It would seem reasonable to ask,...
Wesley College's Elizsha Streeter earned another weekly award this afternoon, taking home Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Co-Athlete of the Week honors. This is the third time in her career and first this season that Streeter, a sophomore from Hagersotwn, Md., has collected ECAC weekly honors. Streeter broke the Capital Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field record with a time of 58.84 in the 400m Dash at last weekend's Frank Colden Invitational to place third overall and first...
Two Cannon Scholars and two science students presented their National Science Foundation (NSF) Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) sponsored research at the 2015 Delaware Estuary Science and Environmental Summit. Wesley Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies Dr. Stephanie Stotts mentored and accompanied the four undergraduate students to Cape May, New Jersey on January 26-28th.
Kyle Frame, senior environmental studies major, presented a poster titled, “Upland...[more]