Mini Marlins continues to make kids smile

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chiereme fortune Community Editor Recreation, mentorship and meaningful relationships are just some of the traits that Mini Marlins, a student led service project, has to offer its participants. Tracy Stevenson started the project in the fall 2010, after having visited various shelters on Marlins Make a Difference Day as an after school recreational time for Read More

‘Les Miserables’ opens at the Chrysler Tuesday

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Rachel Balsley Editor-in-Chief Even if you hadn’t heard of Les Miserables before it was turned into a hit movie, you probably have now that it is a musical on a national tour. The tour brings the incredible show here this coming week, opening at Chrysler Hall Tuesday April 26 through May 1. Showing at various Read More

‘Suddenly Last Summer’ this spring

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Rachel Balsley Editor-in-Chief When you walk into the theatre to see the spring production of “Suddenly Last Summer,” you will not be greeted by a gut busting script you may be used to. Prepare yourselves for the darkness. Tennessee William’s script is somewhat abnormal and very heavy, leaving you questioning life rather than wiping tears Read More

North Korea’s threats hit home

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Jessica Mackey Staff Writer Is it time to bring back the old time bunkers from the Cold War era? Are we back into a constant threat of nuclear war? The answer may surprise you. Over the past few weeks, North Korea’s leader Kim Jung Un has openly and belligerently threatened the U.S. and South Korea Read More

Fear the new, improved fish

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Alex Tatum Staff Writer For 10 years athletic events on campus have been made more spirited by our mascot, Bob Marlin. But this year, Bob Marlin may be getting a transformation, and he needs all the help he can get. Bob Marlin has been our mascot since 1963 and his presence has a huge impact Read More

Cirque du Soleil amazes Hampton Roads

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Shanisha Branch Staff Writer Dazzling, eye-popping, jaw-dropping and just plain fun is what describes Cirque du Soleil’s “Quidam.” This worldwide traveling circus came to Hampton Roads at Old Dominion University’s Ted Constant Convocation Center. The event showed for four days, usually with two show times. From a headless stranger with a blue bowler hat to Read More

Extended roadwork, extended headache

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Steven bond Staff Writer Every person exiting our school by vehicle ends up on Wesleyan Drive. According to Vice President of Operations Bruce Vaughan, Wesleyan Drive has been going through construction since “the end of last summer.” “ combined forces, and Norfolk has somewhat given the leadership Read More

Marlins splash into spring semester activities

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Douglas Hardman Staff Writer As we make our way into the spring semester, Marlins return to their natural habitat: the water. On April 12, the Student Activities Council and Greek Life held the Annual Belly Flop Contest. The prize for first place (dependent on four categories: Creativity, Redness, Commitment and Sound) was a $25 WaWa Read More

Senior Spotlight: Cassandra Knapp

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Kaci Parker Staff Writer Senior Cassandra Knapp is no stranger to the whirlwind of life; her plate is always full as she balances being a full-time student, working and completing an internship. A double major in psychology and criminal justice, Knapp plans to obtain a master’s degree in social work after graduation. “I would describe Read More

Symposium provides opportunities, connections

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Maria Marinelli Staff Writer Virginia Wesleyan’s Undergraduate Research Symposium will begin on Monday, Apr. 29 in the Pearce Hospitality Suite at 4:30 p.m. The annual symposium is hosted by the Undergraduate Research Program, which has awarded grants of up to $1,000 for independent research projects and helped pay for students to attend conferences in order Read More