Two hundred and fourteen students graduated at Wesley College’s spring commencement held May 10 at the Dashiell Amphitheater on campus. Dr. Ray Yin, founder and CEO of ANP Technologies, delivered the commencement address, sharing his story of moving to America and becoming a successful entrepreneur. His company, ANP Technologies is one of the leading companies in biodefense and nanotherapeutics. Yin was presented an honorary doctorate degree from the College during the ceremony.
Several Wesley College track & field athletes competed in various events at the Coppin State Invitational and Swarthmore Last Chance Meet. Carlton Sheppard and Kameko Webb were the leading performers.
Wesley College men's soccer head coach Steve Clark announced on May 8 that rising junior Chris Harvell has been named the Wolverines Most Outstanding Spring Player.
The Wesley College Department of Nursing held their annual Bachelor of Science in Nursing Pinning Ceremony on Friday May 9 at the Schwartz Center for the Arts in Dover. During the ceremony 27 students received BSN pins to symbolize completion of their formal nursing program. The BSN pin is fashioned after the Wesley College crest and contains four symbols. Scalloped shells represent an individual continually seeking new life meanings and opportunities. The Christian cross represents the ideals...[more]
Wesley College's Elizsha Streeter has been named the Eastern College Athletic Conference Female Track Athlete of the Week, it was announced by the ECAC office on May 7.
Wesley College's Andrew Cooper, Trevor Mears and Zach Stuart have all been named to the All-Capital Athletic Conference Baseball Team, it was announced by the league office on May 7.
Wesley College student Gabriel Fernandez-Bueno was awarded the 2014 Undergraduate Award from the American Chemical Society - Division of Environmental Chemistry. This is the fourth time a Wesley College student has won this highly-selective national award; in previous years fewer than 25 students have been selected.
Criteria for the award include being a full-time student majoring in chemistry, environmental engineering or other programs emphasizing environmental chemistry; maintaining...[more]
Competing in his first-ever decathlon, the two days after participating at the Capital Athletic Conference Championships, Patrick Schlosser finished second overall at the Lynchburg College Multi-Meet held on Monday and Tuesday afternoon. Schlosser, who scored 5,961 points overall, was also the first-ever Wesley College athlete to compete in the decathlon.
A freshman from Montgomery Village, Md., Schlosser was victorious in four events, two on each day, including the 100m...[more]
In recognition of National Nurses Week, two Wesley College faculty members were recognized in the “Top Nurses” section in the May 2014 edition of Delaware Today. The magazine partnered with the Delaware Nurses Association to establish the Excellence in Nursing awards, which recognize nurses who exemplify excellence in their areas of practice.
Wesley Associate Professor of Nursing Karen Panunto ’95, MSN’01 (Ed.D., RN, APN) received an honorable mention in the Academic Educator category and...[more]
Wesley College Professor of Mathematics Dr. Agashi Nwogbaga, accompanied mathematics majors Brittany Kowalewski and Riza Bautista to a regional math conference. The Mathematical Association of America (MAA) conference was held on April 26 at Scranton University in PA.
Kowalewski, a junior gave her presentation “Proving Bolzano-Weierstrass Theorem and Sequence Convergence,” during the conference. Bautista, a sophomore presented “Writing Codes for a Computer-Assisted Program.”