14 Jan 2015

Suarez looked forward to education career

Elizabeth Suarez’s plan for after graduation from Texas Wesleyan University was to go back to school — as a teacher. “Elizabeth’s main interest was little kids and teaching,” said her aunt, Adrianna Gonzales. “She had a lot of friends, she loved to go out and have fun with them.” Suarez, a

12 Jan 2015

Dora Roberts Dining Hall reopens

Texas Wesleyan University’s Dora Roberts Dining Hall reopened Sunday afternoon to staff, faculty, and students. “It’s a nicer environment and we get to use plates,” said Steven Anderson, sophomore accounting major, Monday at lunch. Dora’s now features a central self-serve station for sandwiches, salads and pasta and then a stir

08 Jan 2015

Wesleyan student dies in Mexico

  Texas Wesleyan University student Elizabeth Suarez, 21, died in Mexico on Saturday, according to a university official. Suarez was killed on Jan. 3 while riding in a truck with her family on the Ojinaga toll road in Chihuahua, Mexico, according to elcentineladeojinaga.com.mx. The Toyota Tacoma’s front tire became damaged and the

15 Dec 2014

Wesleyan graduates over 200 on Saturday

Smiling faces littered the crowd of families gathered for the 2014 Texas Wesleyan University commencement ceremony on Saturday. One hundred and fifteen undergraduates received their diplomas at the ceremony, which was held at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary church. Also, Katrina K. Schultz received her doctorate in education, and four

10 Dec 2014

Wood named Alumni of the Year

Jerry Wood has been working to improve Texas Wesleyan University for years, but still he was surprised to be named the 2014 Alumni of the Year. “One person gets this award a year and you look at all the alumni that has come through Wesleyan. It was a very humbling