07 Mar 2018

Donations and root beer keep Wesleyan afloat at annual TAG Day event

Texas Wesleyan’s Alumni Relations Department celebrated its fourth annual TAG Day with root-beer floats in the mall on Thursday. TAG (Thanking All Givers) Day started in 2014 to show appreciation to all donors to the university. Alumni Relations Director DeAwna Wood said the Office of Alumni Relations posts yellow tags

01 Nov 2016

Men’s golf ranked second in the nation

Texas Wesleyan’s men’s golf team has worked hard to be ranked second in the nation. They are only behind Oklahoma City University, said head coach Bobby Cornett, who added that the Stars are always hard to beat. Over the years, Cornett said, the team has always excelled, with six national

19 Oct 2016

Daniell takes on new challenges

Dr. Steven Daniell is no longer Texas Wesleyan’s dean of School of Arts and Letters, but isn’t leaving Wesleyan any time soon. Daniell became the associate provost in early August. He has been a dean at Wesleyan since 2009, and before that he was a dean for two years at

28 Sep 2016

Chemistry and biochemistry students study combating tuberculosis

While many Texas Wesleyan students and professors spent their summer at the pool, many chemistry and biochemistry students were in the lab researching how to combat tuberculosis. The study was funded by the Robert A. Welch Foundation, the largest private funding organization centered around basic chemical research, according to welch1.org.  

26 Sep 2016

Volunteer group opens second community garden

Kimberly McLean calls the Poly neighborhood a “food desert,” a place where people have to travel more than half a mile to find fresh fruits and vegetables. On Saturday, members of the non-profit PolyWes Gardens organization, started by McLean, a Texas Wesleyan grad, sought to bring more of both to