17 Oct 2018

Library holds fake news workshop

The Academic Success Center held a fake news awareness training workshop on Tuesday. The workshop was taught by Dennis Miles, reference and instruction librarian, in the orientation room at the Eunice & James L West Library. Miles distributed computers to students and took them to the library website where he

12 Oct 2018

Workshop focuses on critical thinking

The Academic Success Center held a critical-thinking workshop on Wednesday. The 45-minute workshop was taught by Dr. Wade Thompson, instructor of Developmental English, in the West Library orientation room. Thompson used a PowerPoint presentation to teach students the six elements of critical thinking; he said critical thinking involves acting learning.

19 Sep 2018

Wesleyan kicks off TXWES Reads program with ‘The Hate U Give’

Eunice & James L. West Library staff and Texas Wesleyan students kicked off the first event in the TXWES Reads program on Tuesday on the lawn between Dora’s and the library. Around 10 people, including library staff and students, read quotes from Angie Thomas’ “The Hate U Give” and talked

17 Sep 2018

TXWESREADS focuses on ‘The Hate U Give’

During the 2018 spring semester, staff at the Eunice and James L. West Library was influenced by other universities and their reading programs to create TXWESREADS. Reference Library Assistant Risa Brown said the program’s goal is to get students and staff to read one book that is influential to society

07 May 2018

Freshmen survive their first year of college

Being away from friends and family for the first time in your young adult life can be challenging, and some freshman experience anxiety depression and at time suicidal thoughts. According to a study done by the Behavior Intervention Team at Chardon State College in Nebraska, 75 percent of college freshman