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Up ‘til Dawn: Letters to raise money for St. Jude

7 years ago sdmulgrave Comments Off on Up ‘til Dawn: Letters to raise money for St. Jude
Kaci Parker Staff Writer Up ‘til Dawn was an amazing way for Marlins to show support outside of our community. The office of Residence Life helped to facilitate this event. With their help and the establishment of the partnership with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, everything for the event was ready to go. Opening up Read More

Music inspired battle wins over taste buds

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Kayla Brown Staff Writer Loud music was playing, long lines were forming and hot food was being prepared by chefs for hungry visitors at the annual Chef’s Fare in the Boyd Dining Center. The theme for this year? Music genres, which they embraced and ran with, incorporating the theme into every aspect of the evening. Read More

Love talk, slow jams for the ladies

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Rayven Davis Staff Writer On Friday March 3, a group of Phenomenal Women gathered in the Schaefer Room for a coffeehouse called “Love, Talk and Slow Jams.” This event was an open mic night paired with an ongoing discussion on love and relationships. It was the second event of the series, entitled, Phenomenal Women. Phenomenal Read More

Learn to survive a zombie apocalypse

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Kadija Corinaldi Staff Writer Ever wonder if you would survive a zombie apocalypse? Do you have the knowledge and skills to make it through? Apocalypse Survival Club previously known as the Zombie Survival Club covers that very topic. President Will Edmoson, a freshman, re-started this club after he found out it fell flat a couple Read More

Expensive taste, even better opportunities

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Chiereme fortune Community Editor What do a business degree, a part time job and Nordstrom have in common? Everything, for 2008 alumni Rachel Refo. During sophomore year while she was babysitter, Refo decided to try to find another source of income. While job hunting, Refo stumbled upon a sales department opening at the local Nordstrom Read More

Do the ‘Marlin Shake’

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Rio Ziegler Community Editor Grab a mob of friends, a camera and do the Harlem Shake! You may become the next YouTube sensation or at least have a blast dressing up in crazy costumes and dancing wildly. Virginia Wesleyan students crowded in front of the John Wesley Statue at 11:30 a.m. on Feb. 21 to Read More

Senior helps coordinate Special Olympics

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Kaci Parker Staff Writer Senior Kefentse Budd has found his calling in one of the most selfless ways possible: volunteering. It all started when he was exposed through a recreational field work class which required him to complete seven volunteer hours a week. He took it upon himself to make a trip to the Community Read More

Now trending: #campusdeals

7 years ago sdmulgrave Comments Off on Now trending: #campusdeals
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!

7 years ago sdmulgrave Comments Off on One fish, two fish, new fish!
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