‘Select groups of people still can’t get over the idea of equality between races’

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By James Morris Martese Johnson is a third-year student at the University of Virginia and is the only black on the University’s honor committee. UVA is one of the top prestigious universities in the entire world, and the city of Charlottesville happens to be a place I call home. Johnson was denied entry at a Read More

‘25 Work Days for 25 Years’

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VWC students participate in ‘The Alternative Break Experience with Habitat’ as part of the college’s 25 year celebration of partnership with Habitat for Humanity. By Lily Kunda This past spring break from Mar. 18 – Mar. 21, seven Virginia Wesleyan Students volunteered with Habitat for Humanity during the Alternative Break Experience with Habitat. Though there Read More

Indiana’s latest discrimination paints a bigger picture

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By Rayven Davis The floodgates to discrimination just keep gushing.  In case you missed it, this past week Indiana was in the minds and mouths of many because of the recent signing of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. The act, though it’s been around for quite a while, has stirred up emotions across the board, Read More

Men vs. women: who takes charge?

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By Kayla Brown In our generation, it seems that dating must be played like a game of poker. In order to win, you must keep your cards close to your chest, play wisely and maintain a poker face. This is a modern-day defense mechanism that some use to prevent themselves from being emotionally hurt. We Read More

The Marlin Chronicle meets President Scott Miller

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Tomorrow morning, The Marlin Chronicle will be sitting down with the new president of Virginia Wesleyan College, Scott Miller, in a one-on-one interview. President Miller will be here on the VWC campus for the next two days, meeting administration and students in preparation for his tenure at the college. To make this interview a success, we Read More

Matchup Preview: VWC vs. Pointers

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#9 VWC (27-5) vs. #8 UW-Stevens Point (25-5) When: March 20, 8 p.m. Where: Salem Civic Center, Salem, Va How to watch: http://www.ncaa.com/interactive-bracket/basketball-men/d3 What you need to know: The University of Wisconsin Stevens Point comes into the Final Four matchup as the No.8 ranked team in the nation. They also own the No.1 ranked defense in the Read More

For VWC, the journey will be tougher than the final game

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VWC is two games away from winning their second national championship. Yet, the defensive stalwart of UW-Stevens Point might put a stop to an amazing journey. By Thomas Mills There’s a famous saying in sports: the journey is always tougher than the final game. For the Virginia Wesleyan men’s basketball team, that phrase could not Read More

Matchup preview: VWC vs. Randolph-Macon

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Matchup Preview: #9 VWC (26-5) vs. #1 Randolph-Macon (28-2) Where: Creshaw Gym, Ashland, VA When: 7 p.m. Video Link: https://www.boxcast.com/show/#/mbb-ncaa-round-of-eight Preview: Randolph-Macon, the No.1 ranked team in the country, enters the game as winners of two straight games, demolishing Catholic 78-65 in the round of 32 and defeating St.John-Fisher 64-57 in regulation last night in Read More

Men’s Basketball competes in fifth straight Sweet 16

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Another postseason run has Men’s Basketball back in familiar tournament territory By Michael Willson The Virginia Wesleyan Men’s Basketball team competed this past weekend for its first two rounds of the NCAA Division III Tournament at William Paterson University. The first game was against the Blue Streaks of John Carroll University, on Friday, March 6. The Read More

Matchup preview: VWC vs. NYU

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#17 NYU (21-4) vs. VWC (19-9) When: 7 p.m. today Where: Jerome S. Coles Sports Center (NYU) How to watch: http://nyuathletics.tv/play/index.cfm?fuseaction=embstay&id=4822F4ACE1&dsplvl=brd&org=CCast What you need to know: The 17 nationally ranked NYU Bobcats have a very stingy defense, only allowing an average of 58.1 points per game. The team is also exceptional at home, going 14-1 on the season in Read More