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Young Conservatives’ pro-gun event held on campus

Texas Wesleyan’s chapter of Young Conservatives of Texas held a tabling event Thursday outside of the Eunice and James L. West Library. “We’re Pro-Gun, Change Our Minds” was the topic of discussion. The primary spokesperson of this event was YCT Chairman Nick Davis,...

Halls retire together after 25 years

After teaching together at Texas Wesleyan for more than 25 years, the Halls are moving on to their next chapter: retirement. Dr. John Hall, professor of psychology, came to Texas Wesleyan from Houston in 1990 with his wife Kit Hall, professor of art, who joined him at...

Luncheon features powerful women

The American Association of Young Women (AAYW) gathered on Tuesday to host the Powerful Women’s Luncheon during free period on the second floor in the West Library. The AAYW has been empowering women since 1881; Texas Wesleyan chapter President Hannah Lathen and Vice...

Wesleyan to host its first Wesleyan Wine Walk

  Texas Wesleyan University will be holding its first Wesleyan Wine Walk on Saturday during Alumni Reunion weekend, Director of Alumni Relations DeAwna Wood wrote in an email. Wood wrote that the walk will begin at 4:30 p.m. the Oneal-Sells Administration...

SGA to host Leadership Workshop next week

Texas Wesleyan’s Student Government Association passed a bill allocating $637.35 for a Leadership Workshop hosted by the organization at Thursday’s meeting. The Leadership Workshop is open to all students, faculty and staff and will be held Thursday April 25 from...

UCD and RamJam highlight communities at Wesleyan

Tabatha Hogan sang her heart out to Adele’s “Rolling in the Deep” at RamJam on Wednesday, thanks to live karaoke provided by Sigma Alpha Iota, a music fraternity that she is involved in. “I’m here supporting SAI and we decided to put on a live karaoke event so I...

Gold Line Dance Team places sixth at nationals

Texas Wesleyan’s Gold Line Dancers went to their first NDA Nationals Championship earlier this month and placed sixth in the hip-hop dance routine. Coach Emily Snow, who has been with the dance team since the beginning, wrote in an email that she is extremely proud of...

Bedford pins his place at Wesleyan as new coach

Texas Wesleyan’s new men’s and women’s wrestling teams finally have a leader in place. Ray Bedford was selected to coach the men’s and women’s teams, which are expected to start competing in the NAIA Sooner Athletic Conference in the fall. Athletic Director Ricky...

Garza hits home run as head baseball coach

Robert Garza began his first full season as head baseball coach with a 10-0 winning streak. Garza took over as head coach mid-season in 2018 after head coach Mike Jeffcoat was let go by the university. A resident of Cedar Hill, Garza came to Texas Wesleyan University...

Lady Rams welcome returning players from injured reserve

The Lady Rams are getting a much-needed boost from two returning players.  Seniors Tomi Sanchez and Bailey Broadnax have returned after an extended stint on injured reserve, giving the Lady Rams a much-needed boost in the battle for a spot in the SAC tournament.  ...

Tennis seniors set up for final season

Senior women’s tennis team captains Ashton Willis, Emily Rodriguez and Maggie Brasher all seem to have high hopes as well as happy emotions entering into their final season this spring. “I had a lot of fun and I met a lot of new people along the way! I’m glad I had...

Rams aim to return to nationals in 2019

The Texas Wesleyan women’s golf team is looking forward to a new season as they prepare for their first tournament of the year. The Lady Rams are coming off a successful year after placing in the top 15 last year at the NAIA National Championship, according to...

Ram tennis teams swing into action

Texas Wesleyan’s tennis teams are swinging into the spring 2019 season. Head Coach Angel Martinez and Assistant Coach Steve Foster are preparing both the men’s and women’s squads for the spring. Martinez has big plans for both the men’s and women’s teams by the end of...

TXWES Esports Program continues its growth

The TXWES Esports Program has made great strides in building its community, expanding its influence, and formalizing teams since it began in fall 2018, according to Eugene Frier, director of the TXWES Esports Program and Recreation. Frier said Jacob Chesney, senior...

Rams strike up a 7-0 winning streak

On Feb. 1, Texas Wesleyan's baseball team beat Louisiana State University-Alexandria, 5-4, hitting a seven-game winning streak. “If we do the little things right, then we will be a hard team to stop,” freshman utility player Drew Sancillo said. The Rams have many...

jazz concert brings pizzazz

Texas Wesleyan Department of Music presented a night of jazz on Thursday at Nicholas Martin Hall. The jazz ensemble consisted of a variety of instrumentalists and a vocalist, accompanied by two guest professionals. Daniel Porter, guest pianist, and Joseph Carpenter,...

Wesleyan staff win big at State Fair

Texas Wesleyan faculty and staff had award-winning food items displayed at the State Fair of Texas this year. They submitted their entries during the pre-fair competition. The State Fair started Sept. 28 and concluded Oct. 21. Hannah Owsley, administrative assistant...

Wind Ensemble Concert wows crowd

Texas Wesleyan’s Music Department hosted the first Wind Ensemble concert of the semester on Thursday night in Nicholas Martin Hall. Dr. Paul Sikes, the director of instrumental studies, was the concert’s director. Alicia Smith, a senior music major, attended the event...