Marlin’s soccer strikes gold

2 weeks ago Megan Sherman Comments Off on Marlin’s soccer strikes gold
The Virginia Wesleyan men’s soccer team upset the nationally fourth-ranked Washington and Lee University on Oct. 19. The Marlins won the game 1-0 off of a goal from freshman defender Matthew Goldberg. “It was an unbelievable feeling, being that that was my first ever college goal. After the goal I was praying the rest of Read More

Women’s swimming sets three records

2 weeks ago Miles Christian Comments Off on Women’s swimming sets three records
The Women’s Swim Team opened up its season with a 6th place finish at the ODAC Relays, hosted by Washington & Lee. With a large freshman class, Coach Mike Ginder used the relays to evaluate everyone’s strentghs and weaknesses. The team finished with a total of 39 pts and also broke three school records during Read More

Women’s Cross Country takes fourth

2 weeks ago Austin Edmonds Comments Off on Women’s Cross Country takes fourth
Women’s Cross Country took fourth place at the CNU invitational tournament. The team finished with an average 6k time of 27:57.50. Leading the pack for the Marlins was freshman Haley Witt, who clocked in at  26:34.88. Haley’s time was good enough to earn the 12th in a field that included both Division II and Division Read More

Lattuca snags 6th ODAC Runner of Week

2 weeks ago Jordan Wilson Comments Off on Lattuca snags 6th ODAC Runner of Week
Junior cross country runner Skyler Latucca can’t be stopped. Latucca has done it not once, not twice, not three times, but now up to six times he has won ODAC runner of the week. He has won four times already this year, the first one was on September 3, 2019. The second time was on Read More

Dress to Impress

2 weeks ago Makiah Ellis Comments Off on Dress to Impress
Ditch the cat, bunny and devil ears and angel halo; it’s time to get creative. As Oct. 31, 2019 approaches everyone is trying to be creative to come up with the best Halloween costume. Most people find it more convenient and affordable to make their own costumes, rather than going to their local Party City. Read More

Spine Tingling Television

2 weeks ago Valery Caraballo Comments Off on Spine Tingling Television
Peel your head to the corner of the room as you see your worst childhood monsters still lurking in the shadows. Will they creep into your closets the rest of your life ? Have we lost our minds hiding from the dark ? The Haunting of Hill House is a psychological horror show that will Read More

The Clown Prince of Blockbusters

2 weeks ago Tony Tann Comments Off on The Clown Prince of Blockbusters
Gotham City is burning, failing, and far from an ideal hometown. It is becoming increasingly difficult for the poor to find a job and live amidst rampant lawlessness. Arthur Fleck (Joaquin Phoenix) is trying hard just to be okay and to keep his job – being a party clown. He lives with his mother, who Read More

Smithdeal Hall residents evacuated to hotels

1 month ago Alex Powers Comments Off on Smithdeal Hall residents evacuated to hotels
What’s the Smith-deal? On Sept. 19, the residents of Smithdeal Hall were informed by Virginia Wesleyan University administration that the hall would be vacated temporarily for renovation. Smithdeal is a residence hall in Allen Village, or Village II as it is known informally.  In the interim, many students are relocated to a nearby hotel.  The Read More

Greener and cleaner

1 month ago Markaysha Bryant Comments Off on Greener and cleaner
The Gunn Group, an organization focused on energy, water, national security and climate issues, will host a half-day conference at Virginia Wesleyan University to educate students about the ramifications of climate change on Friday, Nov. 8. Senior Patrick Berard Jr., who is majoring in Earth and Environmental Science, is an intern at The Gunn Group.  Read More

No vape zone

1 month ago Connor Merk Comments Off on No vape zone
On Sept. 11, 2019 President Trump spoke from the Oval Office specifically about the issue of vaping. This was shot to the forefront of the President’s agenda because Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar reported almost one-third of high schoolers have used electronic cigarettes in the past 30 days in 2019. This is up Read More