03 Nov 2015

Students duel as campus carry debate fires up

Texas Wesleyan President Frederick Slabach conducted an open forum on Tuesday for students to voice their comments, concerns, and questions regarding campus carry. The forum, which was held in the Baker Building during free period, included around 50 students attending and about 15 speaking and asking questions. The forum addressed

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03 Nov 2015

High academic rankings align with 2020 Vision goals

Texas Wesleyan University’s 2020 Vision is paying off. Increased academic distinction, one of the vision’s goals, is helping Wesleyan attract more undergraduate and graduate students, according to campus officials. “Academic distinction is a very important part of our 2020 Vision,” university President Frederick G. Slabach said in a video on

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26 Oct 2015

Stoney LaRue to appear in town this week

Legendary Texas country singer and songwriter Stoney LaRue will be performing his new album, Us Time, at Turkey Creek Bar and Grill in Alvarado on Wednesday, October 28 at 9 p.m., gates open at 6 p.m. and tickets cost $15.   Us Time, released on Oct. 16, is a dedication

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14 Oct 2015

Weighing in on the ‘freshman 15’

The “freshman 15,” a common slogan which refers to the idea that students will gain 15 pounds during their freshmen year of college, is one of the most common myths about college.Freshmen do gain weight, but not nearly that much. The average freshman weight gain is just under three pounds,

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14 Oct 2015

Studying abroad is a great adventure

College is all about new found freedom, independence, finding yourself, and learning professional skills. But sometimes you must go the extra mile to make the most of these experiences. You should study abroad if you are looking for the ultimate college experience. It is the most beneficial and unforgettable experience,

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