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A historical trip down Wesleyan lane

A reflection of the student newspaper at Virginia Wesleyan from 1966 through 2020. The Marlin Chronicle has only existed at Virginia Wesleyan since 1981, but before then, the university newspaper…

Student organizations preview

Debate Debate club is a place for discussing different views, not attacking others. People of all different backgrounds come together to hear different points of views about a variety of…

Counseling services continue despite the coronavirus

The counseling department has announced that it will continue to offer counseling services to students. According to an email sent on March 20, “Online counseling sessions are available with all…

Mass shooting discussion pursues common ground

The growing trend of mass shootings in America has presented the American people with a debate over how to solve this crisis. There is no universally accepted definition of a…

On your marks, get set, recycle

Virginia Wesleyan is participating in a friendly competition called RecycleMania, which is hosted by RecycleMania and the National Wildlife Federation. During the eight week competition, colleges and universities benchmark their…

Students reflect on world travels

During the month of January, many students took part in study away courses, including courses to Israel, Hawaii and Germany. Each of these courses had dynamic aspects of their coursework…

Who killed Kylie Jenner? Students solve the mystery

The Wesleyan Activities Council (WAC) hosted a murder mystery event for students on Friday, Nov. 15. This event was created with the collaboration of WAC and Mission Improvable productions. The…

High schoolers vie for Batten Honors spots

The most difficult part of the competition for White was creating the volunteer list. “It’s like putting together a puzzle, but I love doing it! Once I have everyone’s availability,…

Turkey time for VWU students

From the first Thanksgiving in the 1600s to the 2000s, it has remained a holiday that celebrates the ideal of being thankful and a closeness between family and friends. It…

New Halloween petition

A small movement is stirring to change the date when Halloween is celebrated. The Halloween & Costume Association (HCA) previously had a petition to change Halloween’s date from Oct. 31…