14 Nov 2018

Chesney’s love for games helps to create eSports program

Jacob Chesney believes that the Texas Wesleyan eSports program has allowed nonsocial students to engage in something bigger than themselves, something they normally wouldn’t engage in. Having been playing video games since he was six, the captain of the Hearthstone team and the program’s coordinator thinks that the Wesleyan program

08 Nov 2018

Students shouldn’t stress too much over graduation

As graduation approaches, many seniors will find themselves in Dr. Patricia Chastain’s office looking for career advice. Chastain, the student employee coordinator for Career Services, recommends that students find their own path after graduation. “For students close to graduation, they should find out what works for them as individuals and

01 Nov 2018

Hearthstone continues its season

The Texas Wesleyan eSports Hearthstone team started their season on Oct. 1, with weekly matches 7 p.m. every Monday through Nov. 12. According to Eugene Frier, executive director of eSports and recreation, depending on how the individual matches go, each competition night is generally 60-70 minutes long, and matches can

31 Oct 2018

Wesleyan celebrates Halloween with Pumpkins in the Grove

Despite the rainy weather, Texas Wesleyan University celebrated the fall season and Halloween on Wednesday with Pumpkins in the Grove. Due to the weather forecast, the event was moved from outside the West Library to inside. Faculty, staff and students came dressed up in costumes, enjoyed free food and brought

10 Oct 2018

eSports boots up teams and practices

Texas Wesleyan’s eSports program, which launched last spring, began tryouts and practices the first week of school this semester. Eugene Frier, executive director of eSports and recreation, said there are six teams in the program, including League of Legends, FIFA, Overwatch, Hearthstone, Super Smash Bros and Madden. Overwatch began their