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Ben’s Triple B slated to open spring 2019

Construction on the Ben’s Triple B: Biscuits, Burgers and Brews restaurant will begin by the end of the fall semester, according to Executive Director of Facilities Brian Franks.  “Ben’s Triple B’s has an approved building permit and we should expect construction to...

FASFA moves to mobile with new app

Financial aid for students is now available at the tips of their fingers. The U.S. Department of Education released a mobile app, which allows students to fill out a free application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA. Texas Wesleyan Financial Aid Counselor Laura Smith...

Wesleyan to launch 2 new online degrees in 2019

As faculty, staff, and students gathered in Martin Hall for convocation in late August, President Frederick Slabach announced Texas Wesleyan would be launching two new online degree programs. The online master’s of education degree and the online bachelor’s of...

SGA approves SAAC Thanksgiving Meal

Texas Wesleyan’s Student Government Association passed the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee Thanksgiving Meal Bill at Friday’s general business meeting. The bill was presented by SGA Athletic Representative Lynzie Moore and allocated $500 toward the SAAC’s third...

Library improves book security

Students who are familiar with the Eunice & James L. West Library have probably noticed some new changes. The library has obtained a new security system which is believed to be more effective than in the past, when the only security was the gates at the entrances,...

Yancey plays hardball, receives title

Senior right-hand pitcher Stephen Yancey is on a roll. The senior right-hander is 3-0, having only allowed one run in three starts for the Rams this season. The business major was named the Sooner Athletic Conference Player of the Week for his first start, a 1-0 win...

Jeffcoat released after controversial email goes viral

This story has been updated with a video of the press conference and information from a  former player. Texas Wesleyan President Frederick Slabach announced Thursday morning that head baseball coach Mike Jeffcoat no longer works for the university. Speaking at a press...

Football team scores new players for 2018 season

The football team is in the offseason but the coaches and players have kept busy, head coach Joe Prud’homme said. So far, the coaching staff has recruited 47 men for the 2017-2018 season. Prud’homme said the program was looking for, “lineman (who are) serious about...

Coaches comment on basketball teams’ seasons

The men’s basketball team has been heating up at just the right time, said head coach Brennen Shingleton. After a so-so beginning, the Rams greeted 2018 with eight wins in a row, according to ramsports.net. More recently, the team won three games in six days earlier...

Jenkins learning to win at Wesleyan

In 2014 Jenkins played at Lee College. He didn’t play in 2015. In 2016 he had an especially good year at Lee College averaging 15.6 points, 4.5 rebounds and 3.5 assists. 2016-2017 played for head coach Johnny Jones at Louisiana State University, according to...

Lady Rams prepare for 2018 season

Texas Wesleyan's women's tennis team had their first practice after winter break on Jan. 22. The Lady Rams are planning to start the season off strong, after recovering from their loss at their first tournament against Harding University on Feb. 2 in Dallas. Head...

Rams ranked sixth in perfect game poll

Texas Wesleyan’s baseball team starts the season ranked sixth in a nationwide coaches’ poll. With a record of 47-15 in 2017, the Rams place just behind the likes of Faulkner University and Oklahoma City University in the Perfect Game Poll, according to...

Fall flavors at Steel City Pops

Popsicles are not just a summer treat! Steel City Pops turns some of your favorite fall treats like sweet potatoes and cranberries into delicious popsicles. On Sunday, October 18th, Rebekah Ruiz and I visited Steel City Pops, at the West 7th  District on Currie...