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Being a student during a global pandemic

If someone told me back in February that in seven months the United States would have over six million cases and up to two hundred thousand deaths from COVID-19, I…

A Quarantine bite

Lolly’s Creamery Located in the ViBe Creative District, Lolly’s Creamery is a Virginia Beach classic that everyone must try at least once. It’s the perfect sweet treat for any occasion.…

Communities on fire for justice

Unless you’ve been living under a rock all summer, you’ve heard about the movement called Black Lives Matter, or at the very least the letters B, L and M.  BLM…

Fall and winter sports postponed

Virginia Wesleyan has followed the lead of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference and has postponed the beginning of the fall and winter sports seasons. There will be no athletic competition…

Say hello to the new Townebank Arena

The Jane P. Batten Center and Convocation Hall opened in 2002, and served as the venue for VWU commencement ceremonies from 2002-2018. The Convocation Hall has also hosted entertainers, tournaments…

Election day preview

Autumn is soon to be upon us, and with it, the final sprint to Election Day on Nov. 3.  This year, there’s a broad range of choices on the ballot.…

Back in Business

The coronavirus pandemic has brought many changes that affect our daily lives in a multitude of ways in the past six months. On March 18, the Office of Academic Affairs…

Marlin Orientation welcomes students back to campus

This year presented a variety of new challenges in regards to freshman move-in due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  It was different from last year in that there were two separate…

Susans art at macarthur

Pop your head into the open entrance that directs your attention to a bunch of beautiful, one of a kind art.Though you may think the mall is only for shopping,…

Wesleyan Top Ten

Do you have a song that makes you feel good or that you love to jam out to? The Weekender is taking song suggestions to curate a Wesleyan Top Ten…