Mar 18 2016

Reporting and interviewing with social anxiety

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By Michael Willson Having social anxiety can be very difficult. It makes you nervous around strangers and it often leaves you feeling out of the loop. It can also make important life skills, such as job interviews, incredibly challenging. As someone with social anxiety, I understand how hard this can be, but I think it Read More

The Great Debate: Cats vs. Dogs

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Cats I have grown up around dogs all of my life. Ever since I can remember, my family and I have always had a dog as a family pet. My grandmother, whom I spent a lot of time with growing up, has always had at least two dogs at a time. Usually, it is assumed Read More

Spring break in the Florida Keys

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By Katherine Bishop Virginia Wesleyan College staff and students will take part in the ninth annual Spring Break trip to the Florida Keys March 19 through March 24. The trip will cost $525, and will cover transportation expenses, lodging and activities. Food expenses are not covered, but students will have the opportunity to shop at Read More

New office in Village II offers diverse service opportunities

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By Robin Peterson VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads will be renting office space in Village II for the foreseeable future, according to a Feb. 23 campus-wide email from VWC President Scott Miller. The organization is new to our campus, but its website says that it has existed in various forms for 57 years. The space will serve Read More

Apple of the FB EYE

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By Becca Lazzeri A California court has ruled that Apple must comply with the FBI’s demand to create a “back door” into the iPhone for the sake of gaining criminal evidence about the San Bernardino shootings. Apple’s leadership has said it will appeal the decision. Syed Farook and his wife Tashfeen Malik killed 14 people Read More

Camp Red Feather

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By Jasmine Driggs The YMCA of Hampton Roads was recently granted the funds to build a 6,000-square-foot building in the wooded area in front of the arboretum in Village IV on Virginia Wesleyan College’s campus. There will also be an amphitheater behind the building. The building is mainly for the children and counselors who attend Read More

Arts building gets long-awaited attention

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By Ashley Kline Village II, the Social Sciences Center, Blocker Hall, the Greer Environmental Center, and Birdsong Field—essentially the entire campus has been evolving with the exception of the dilapidated fine arts building, until now. The building is outdated and not large enough to suit the growing needs of the college’s fine arts programs. Additionally, Read More