‘American Idiot’ : Green Day’s “American Idiot” musical hit rages into Chrysler Hall.

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Rachel Balsley Editor-in-Chief Do you want to be an American idiot? Well, neither does the cast of Green Day’s musical “American Idiot,” or so it seemed when they came to Chrysler Hall in Downtown Norfolk in late January. The Chrysler hosts incredible show after show, and this was no exception. “American Idiot” hit the stage Read More

Now trending: #campusdeals

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Kayla Brown Staff Writer As college students we’re always trying to find ways to save money. Besides gaining an education and possibly having a cool job in the future, being in college actually does have other benefits, especially when it comes to deals. All you have to do is show your school I.D. Some have Read More

Study abroad success and stress

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Kaci Parker Staff Writer As the winter holidays came to a close, opportunities for students began to bloom. One amazing course offering, to study abroad in Spain and Morocco, became the talk of the campus. This trip not only provided students with a once in a lifetime experience, it also ensured that they brought back Read More

One fish, two fish, new fish!

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Jessica Mackey Staff Writer We now have our very own Oscars on campus–of the fish variety. They are our new aquatic creatures in the Batten Center aquarium. We even have an Albino Oscar, which the RecX staff members have named “Creamsicle,” because it looks like an orange creamsicle. While the Batten staff members may be Read More

Twins take over campus

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Lex Higbee Staff Writer While Pauly D from the Jersey Shore may have coined the word twinning, VWC actually is. Virginia Wesleyan is home to at least five twins, some of whom have come to school together and others who decided to part ways. “We both thought that 18 years was a long time together. Read More

Helping hands for the homeless

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Rayven Davis Staff Writer About 170 students, faculty and staff started the year off by volunteering their time for the 7th Annual Homeless Shelter. The shelter was held on campus for one week during winter session, hosting a total of 57 guests in the CMAC. This year, the shelter leaders consisted of junior Lawan Brown, Read More

Graffiti makes its way into the classroom

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Wild animals are all over campus! Not meaning the ones that come out at night, but the ones that decorate the outside walls of some buildings around campus. These little creatures are just one of many art projects Associate Professor of Art John Rudel had his winter session class create. This past break, Rudel experimented Read More

Ethic Success

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Aoife Branco News Editor It’s on mobile devices, it’s on computer screens, and it even creeps its way into television. With such a dominating presence, do ethics play a role in social media in today’s society? This past weekend five students found out by participating in the Virginia Foundation for Independent College’s Ethics Bowl at Read More

Obama’s outline: President Obama announces plan to combat gun control.

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JESSICA MACKEY Staff Writer President Obama’s and Vice-President Biden’s plan for gun control is a complex policy that encompasses multiple angles and proposals. The first pitch under the President’s plan is to require background checks for all guns. However, there are a few exceptions in this plan, including transfers between family members and temporary transfers Read More