Women’s Basketball picking up pace

2 weeks ago Terry Bosiako Comments Off on Women’s Basketball picking up pace
Off to a slow start, the women’s basketball team is picking up the pace in the 2018-19 season. They are currently 4-4 overall, and 2-1 in ODAC play. The team is also averaging 54.1 points per game with a 31 percent field goal average and shooting 25 percent from the 3-point line, according to VWU Read More

Balanced scoring leads to success

2 weeks ago Co-Written Comments Off on Balanced scoring leads to success
The men’s basketball team is eager to seek revenge after they were upset in the first round of the ODAC tournament last season, and they are off to a hot start to prove it. With an overall record of 4-2 and 2-0 in the conference so far, the Marlins have a squad of offensive threats Read More

Football and farewell

2 weeks ago Luke Chiasson Comments Off on Football and farewell
Happy finals season everyone! Do not worry, you are not alone. Everyone is stressed out and cramming last minute assignments and if they say they aren’t, then they are lying to you. It’ll all be okay, we (hopefully) all will make it to the other side and be back home for Winter Break sooner rather Read More

The Gift of Gizmos

2 weeks ago Garry Sjodin Comments Off on The Gift of Gizmos
Everybody has that one relative or one friend that they struggle to find a gift for. Many will wait till the last minute in hopes that the more stores they visit then they’re bound to see something jump out at them, but that’s not always the case. Have no fear! Amazon is here! Amazon offers Read More

A mean green reboot

2 weeks ago Nica Nakagomi Comments Off on A mean green reboot
Get ready for small hearts to grow three sizes big as Dr. Seuss’ “The Grinch” reminds its audience what this holiday season truly is about. That is, Christmas does not lie in external things, but is a special feeling that lives in one’s heart. Those who grew up reading the book, seeing the 1966 television Read More

VWU bleeds red and blue

1 month ago Nicholas Mundy Comments Off on VWU bleeds red and blue
Virginia Wesleyan students, staff and faculty reflect on the 2018 midterm elections and who will be representing Virginia’s 2nd congressional district. Students, staff and faculty at Wesleyan went to the polls to vote in the midterm elections on Nov. 6. Adjunct professor John Doucette said there was a “tremendous turnout” in this year’s midterm election. Read More

Honors College linked with STEM

1 month ago Garry Sjodin Comments Off on Honors College linked with STEM
Virginia Wesleyan University is advertised as a premier liberal arts institution with majors ranging from the arts to the sciences. But with the addition of the Greer Environmental Sciences Center and the Batten Honors College revamp, there has been a growing emphasis on environmental sciences and STEM majors. Many students have an understanding that when Read More

A special thank you

1 month ago Mickella Rast Comments Off on A special thank you
Here at the Marlin Chronicle, we’re always working hard to get you the latest news and interesting tidbits. Our staff writers work hard scouring the campus for feature stories, and our editors are their own superheroes during deadline nights. But there are some staff members who definitely deserve extra credit for the work they put Read More

Current events roundup

1 month ago Mickella Rast Comments Off on Current events roundup
Marvel icon Stan Lee dies: Stan Lee died on Monday, Nov. 12. He was 95 and credited with turning the Marvel franchise into the iconic cornerstone of superhero media it is today. He brought an emphasis on humanizing superheroes to the industry and was a key player in the popularity of such beloved superheroes as Read More

Which “ring” would you choose?

1 month ago Jordan Esposito Comments Off on Which “ring” would you choose?
Today it seems like almost all colleges are stereotyped with certain cultures. The most prevalent one attributed to higher education is hookup culture, which references a relationship preference for one-night stands and purely sexual contact. The term “hookup culture” is thrown around and applied to many campuses in American. Some people say that colleges push Read More