50th first day for Dr. Hultgren

1 week ago Cynthia Griffin Comments Off on 50th first day for Dr. Hultgren
For 50 years, Dr. Hultgren has gotten to experience all of the changes that Virginia Wesleyan has offered. Dr. Hultgren is a jack of all trades when it comes to working on this campus. He is the Director of the PORTfolio program as well as a professor of philosophy and environmental studies and he’s also Read More

Love Liberally

7 months ago Cynthia Griffin Comments Off on Love Liberally
Virginia Wesleyan recently celebrated its 8th annual Love Liberally celebration of love in the Liberal Arts. Feb. 12-22 across campus various professors opened their classrooms to visitors during special lectures that showcased love in some shape or fashion. In the Hofheimer Library students could go on a blind date with a book. The library featured Read More

Commemorating World AIDS Day on campus

10 months ago Cynthia Griffin Comments Off on Commemorating World AIDS Day on campus
This past week, Virginia Wesleyan joined together to recognize World AIDS Day. World AIDS Day started in 1988 and it is observed every Dec 1. Starting Nov. 29, the SOC 251: Epidemics and Society class and the Lighthouse On Deck Series put on various World AIDS Day events across campus. There were panels of the Read More

Marlin’s Drumline

10 months ago Cynthia Griffin Comments Off on Marlin’s Drumline
Virginia Wesleyan now has marching band. Sophomore Alexis Threat is the brains behind the new club. Threat had done marching band throughout high school and was sad that she wasn’t able to do it college. She decided to get a marching band started at the school after learning about some other students on campus that Read More

VWU goes into the woods

11 months ago Cynthia Griffin Comments Off on VWU goes into the woods
“Into the Woods”, Virginia Wesleyan’s upcoming fall play will go on Oct. 25-29. “Into The Woods” was written by James Lapine in 1986. The musical combines the stories of many fairy tale characters such as Little Red Riding Hood, played by Emilee Caldbeck. Jack from “Jack and the Beanstalk,” played by Michael McOsker; Cinderella, played Read More

Getting to know a familiar resource

12 months ago Cynthia Griffin Comments Off on Getting to know a familiar resource
The Women’s Resource Center has been on Virginia Wesleyan’s campus since the early 1990s. It was meant to be a place for women to feel more included on campus and have a safe space on campus. In the years that it’s been on campus, it is often overlooked and unnoticed. This year, the director of Read More

Doing business online

1 year ago Cynthia Griffin Comments Off on Doing business online
For years Virginia Wesleyan students and parents have had to make their way to the business office to handle all of their student account and tuition needs. Over the summer it was announced that Virginia Wesleyan students would have access to their student accounts via WebAdvisor. From the new website students can see their student Read More

Marlin Chronicle Archive

1 year ago Cynthia Griffin Comments Off on Marlin Chronicle Archive
With the printing of the last issue of the Marlin Chronicle for the 2016-2017 academic year, the library has added old Marlin Chronicle issues... Read More

A new approach to public speaking

2 years ago Cynthia Griffin Comments Off on A new approach to public speaking
Each time someone opens their mouth to speak or give a presentation, they are doing some type of public speaking. However, a lot of people don’t have... Read More

The Bachelorette

2 years ago Cynthia Griffin Comments Off on The Bachelorette
After 12 seasons of “The Bachelorette” and a combined 33 seasons of “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette” franchises, Rachel Lindsay is the shows’ first black bachelorette. Read More