Wesley College's softball team swept Immaculata University on Tuesday afternoon, blanking the Mighty Macs, 8-0 in game one before rallying for a thrilling, 10-8 victory in the nightcap at DuPont Softball Field. The Wolverines have now won a program-record 11-straight games and own a 16-1 mark. Immaculata falls to 0-8 on the season. Sarah Saunders drove in half of Wesley's runs in the opener, going 2-for-3 with a double and a triple. Morgan Seymour also drove in two in game two, collecting...
Wesley College's Lindsay Siok has been named the Capital Athletic Conference Softball Pitcher of the Week, it was announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. This is the first weekly honor of Siok's career and she is first Wolverines pitcher to be named the CAC Pitcher of the Week. A sophomore from Milford, Del., Siok led Wesley to a perfect 6-0 week going 3-0 with a 0.82 earned run average in her three starts. Siok struck out 21 batters in her 17 innings which included two complete...
Wesley College faculty and students attended the 9th Annual NASA Delaware Space Grant Symposium March 20 at the University of Delaware in Newark. The event included an informal luncheon and presentations of research results from students who have been supported by NASA Delaware Space Grant the past year. The three Wesley students that attended the event are Cannon Scholars, which is a Wesley program supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to provide scholarships in science,...[more]
Wesley College celebrated Founders Day on March 18 at the Schwartz Center for the Arts in Dover. The event is an annual tradition for the College that celebrates the beginnings of Wesley College (142 years ago) and recognizes donors and students’ accomplishments with scholarships and awards.
Adele Foltz, Wesley College controller, was the program emcee, offering welcoming and closing statements to those in attendance. Wesley alum, Matthew T. Sellitto ’67, served as a guest speaker at the...[more]
After leading Wesley College's softball team to a 7-1 record last week, Steph Caracozza has been named the Eastern College Athletic Conference Division III South Player of the Week, it was announced by the league office on Tuesday afternoon. This is the first time in at least ten years that a Wolverines softball player has been named the ECAC Player of the Week. A junior outfielder from Melbourne Beach, Fla., Caracozza hit .607 with a team-high 15 runs scored in Wesley's eight games last week....
Wesley College Professor of Mathematics Dr. Agashi Nwogbaga gave a presentation at a regional Mathematical Association of America (MAA) conference at Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pa. on March 14 as part of the Pi Day celebration. The title of his seminar was "Challenges and Tips for Project-Based Teaching of Non-Math Majors."Nwogbaga discussed various strategies, challenges and tips for using project-based instruction in mathematics for science and other non-math major...[more]
Wesley College's Steph Caracozza has been named the Capital Athletic Conference Softball Offensive Player of the Week, it was announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. This is the second time in her career that Caracozza has earned CAC Player of the Week honors. A junior outfielder from Melbourne Beach, Fla., Caracozza led the Wolverines to a 7-1 week in Myrtle Beach, S.C., hitting .607 with a team-high 15 runs scored. Caracozza also registered an impressive .645 on-base percentage...
The Wesley College Board of Trustees today announced that Robert E. Clark II is the College’s next president. Mr. Clark has 30 plus years of extensive leadership experience, most recently at the Pennsylvania State University.
Mr. Clark will begin work as the College’s 17th president on July 15, succeeding Dr. William N. Johnston who will retire in July after serving the institution for seven years, and following a distinguished career in higher education spanning 42 years.
A search committee...[more]
Wesley Seniors Jasbir Deol (biological chemistry) and Maryeah Pavey (biology) are co-authors with Wesley College Professor of Chemistry and Associate Dean of Interdisciplinary/Collaborative Sponsored Research Dr. Malcolm D'Souza on an article. The peer-reviewed article, “Statistical Methods for the Investigation of Solvolysis Mechanisms Illustrated by the Chlorides of the Carbomethoxy Protecting Groups NVOC and FMOC,” was published in the Journal of Analytical Methods in Chemistry Volume 2015...[more]
The Wesley College women's softball team tallied another two wins at the Fastpitch Dreams Classic in Myrtle Beach on Tuesday; defeating Penn St. – Berks, 5-2, and Baptist Bible College, 10-4. The Wolverines advance to 5-0, guaranteeing a winning percentage when they return from Spring Break. Steph Caracozza performed exceptionally against the Nittany Lions, scoring two of Wesley's five runs while managing to go 4-4 at the plate. Nina Marcano batted Caracozza in in the first inning when she...