24 Feb 2017

Celebrate Black History Month

Black History Month celebrates the achievements made by black Americans and recognizes the hardships they have overcome. The annual celebration began half a century after the abolishment of slavery in the United States, according to history.com.  Historian Carter G. Woodson and minister Jesse E. Moorland founded the Association for the

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23 Feb 2017

Stella Residents Get Fired Up at Dodgeball Event

Balls of fury lit up the sky Wednesday night. As a part of Stella Hall’s pride week, RAs Zack Lanham and Kiersten Mebane hosted a dodgeball tournament at the sports court beginning at 9 p.m. Teams of five, six and 12 battled each other at the event, which lasted about

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23 Feb 2017

Education Students, Faculty Divided On DeVos Confirmation

After weeks of high tension between Republicans and Democrats, Betsy DeVos was confirmed as the new Education Secretary earlier this month. DeVos’ controversial appointment has produced divided opinion among Texas Wesleyan University’s School of Education faculty and students. While some are skeptical about her qualifications and how well she will

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23 Feb 2017

Chemistry professor says climate change is inevitable

Dr. Bob Landolt says the evidence is clear: Climate change is going to happen no matter what people think. Landolt, an emeritus professor of chemistry at Texas Wesleyan, said Tuesday that 97 percent of climate change scientists believe that climate change is real. Speaking at a Climate Change presentation at

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23 Feb 2017

Wetrich turns salary into scholarship

Texas Wesleyan University Adjunct Business Professor James G. Wetrich has pledged to fund a scholarship. Although Wetrich currently owns two businesses, Wetrich Group SCO and Wetrich Group LLC, providing “expertise to serve human capital assets to all sectors of the healthcare industry” according to Business Wire, he has chosen to

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