Zoo is Bloom

6 months ago Caimaya Ashton Comments Off on Zoo is Bloom
Spring means new babies to care for at Virginia Zoological Park. Every year, the zoo animals welcome new offspring to the world. This year, the Virginia Zoological Park in Norfolk has welcomed a few new babies to the world. A baby bongo and zebra have been welcomed in the year of 2018.   On March Read More

Students react to free college initiative

7 months ago Caimaya Ashton Comments Off on Students react to free college initiative
Many people are hesitant about attending college because of the price it costs to attend. However, things have gotten easier and more affordable now that there are free college options. US News and the Huffington Post are just two outlets that have covered this rising form of higher education. There is a good variety of Read More

The Thrill of the Chill

8 months ago Caimaya Ashton Comments Off on The Thrill of the Chill
South Korea hosted the 2018 Winter Olympics from Feb. 9 to Feb. 25. The Olympics bring the joy of competition to the world as whole. Some watch front and center while others come together in their homes, but all are rooting for their favorites. “I love watching the Olympics, and as an athlete myself I Read More

Where’s the Hand Sanitizer?

8 months ago Caimaya Ashton Comments Off on Where’s the Hand Sanitizer?
  The flu has returned and is making an impact this season. Flu hospitalizations have steadily risen since 2014, and the 2017-2018 flu season is said to be the same, with an even higher record according to the New York Times. Many people wonder whether or not getting the flu shot is the best option. Read More

Floribama What?

11 months ago Caimaya Ashton Comments Off on Floribama What?
A lot of people are familiar with the hit show Jersey Shore. Unfortunately, that show came to an end. Never fear, you do not have to cry about not having your favorites go wild on the TV screen. The producers of Jersey Shore have linked back with MTV bringing you eight hot young adults who Read More

Campus tradition returns again

12 months ago Caimaya Ashton Comments Off on Campus tradition returns again
Virginia Wesleyan University’s annual Airband was held on Oct. 21. Airband is an event where students are on teams that lip-sync, perform a skit, and dance in front of the rest of the Virginia Wesleyan community. Many students participate in the event striving to win first place. Last year’s first-place winner was the group from Read More

New program for autistic students

1 year ago Caimaya Ashton Comments Off on New program for autistic students
The university’s Student Counseling Services will offer a new program for autistic students. The program is set to teach students social skills, along with helping them transition into college. Heidi Khatibi and Alton Wampler are both counselors at Virginia Wesleyan University and they have come together to start this program. Some of the basics that Read More