Oct 16 2015

Body cameras tape the way to safety

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By Kat Bishop Virginia Wesleyan security guards now wear body cameras to increase campus safety. The college employed this new security tactic at the beginning of fall semester. According to Jerry Mance, the director of security at Virginia Wesleyan, “The purpose of the new body cameras is to assist and help and make sure the Read More

A new year, a new horror story

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By Troy Aubut For those not familiar, “American Horror Story” is a television series, under the horror genre, known for its changing storylines, different settings and its new and returning cast of actors and actresses. The first season of the series started in 2011 and was subtitled “Murder House.” Each year since then, there has Read More

Basketball season is around the corner

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By Jamie Crawley There is one thing that is certain about fall besides football and falling leaves: basketball season is right around the corner.  The men’s basketball team at Virginia Wesleyan is ready to get a national championship. With a new season, there are always new expectations.  This year is no exception considering Division III Read More

Training before the season starts

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By Michael Willson At Virginia Wesleyan College, fall sport teams are currently working hard and competing with other schools. While they are competing, winter and spring sport teams are also working hard with fall training. Fall training gives winter and spring sports teams the opportunity to practice and get into shape before the actual season Read More

The biggest elephant in the room

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By Kayla Brown What is it about this upcoming race that has everyone talking about it? Every time you switch to the news, or go on social media there’s always something pertaining to a Republican candidate who’s running for presidency for the upcoming election. Viewers are constantly tuning in to watch the GOP candidates go Read More

She’s actually not a slut

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By Doug Hardman “She’s a slut;” “she was asking for it;” “she was practically begging for it with that short skirt.” We blame women for a crime committed (primarily) by men. Let’s talk about that. One out of every 6 women falls victim to attempted sexual assault/rape.* There are 7 billion people on this planet. Read More

There is more than meets the scars

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By Kat Bishop October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Many faculty, staff and students are observing it around the Virginia Wesleyan Campus. One professor who is participating in Breast Cancer Awareness month is Professor Takacs. If one does not know her, they could just look for a forever smile. Takacs’ mother, sister and friends have Read More