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SGA partners with GSA on identity painting event

Texas Wesleyan’s Student Government Association passed the GSA Identity Painting Event Bill at Thursday’s general business meeting. The bill was presented by SGA Secretary Alison Baron and allocates $200 for the purchase of art materials and snacks for the Gay...

TAG Day honors donors with reminders of their generosity

Thanking All Givers Day, or TAG Day, is an annual event at Texas Wesleyan University sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations.  The purpose of the event, which this year was held Tuesday, is to thank Wesleyan donors for their contributions to the campus, according...

Ben’s Triple B opening day surpasses expectations

Monday was opening day at Ben’s Triple B: Biscuits, Burgers and Brews, and owner/chef Ben Merritt was very happy with the crowd the new restaurant drew. “We’ve had lots of love and support from the school and community, and at lunch we had a line out the door,”...

Texas Wesleyan teaming up with FWISD

Texas Wesleyan is collaborating with Fort Worth ISD’s Office of Innovation and Transformation; the partnership will help sustain the increase in academic achievements by the District’s five Leadership Academies. The collaboration was approved by the Fort Worth ISD...

SGA votes to put recycling container on campus

Texas Wesleyan’s Student Government Association passed a bill which will put a recycling container on campus for students living in residence halls. The Recycling Container Bill Fund was presented by SGA Vice President Lynzie Moore and will cover the cost of $2,000...

Rambler Media reigns in awards at TIPA 2019

Junior mass communication major Tina Huynh received the Jeff Henderson Scholarship from the Texas Intercollegiate Press Association at its annual conference March 13-16 in Corpus Christi. This is the second time Huynh has received a scholarship from TIPA, last year...

Rosedale restaurant to open in early April

Ben’s Triple B: Biscuits, Burgers, and Brews is approaching an early April opening date. The restaurant, on the corner of Rosedale and Wesleyan streets, is set to open April 1, said owner and chef Ben Merritt, although that could still change. “The fire marshall is...

Rams sign 13-year-old to baseball team

https://youtu.be/5qJAlPAkp6U Video by Miranda Day Jaiden Mehta signed his national letter of intent on Monday to play baseball at Texas Wesleyan University. As a signed player, Mehta, 13, gets to go to team practices, games, team dinners, events and everything else...

Quiz Bowl team secures top spot

Texas Wesleyan’s Athletic Quiz Bowl team secured a top three spot in the District 6 Quiz Bowl for the second year in a row, according to txwes.edu. Team member Jessie Velazquez wrote in an email that the team consists of four members that compete once a year at a...

Wesleyan may add women’s wrestling

Texas Wesleyan University will be considering the addition of women’s wrestling instead of lacrosse, according to Athletic Director Ricky Dotson. As there are not any women’s lacrosse university teams in Texas, competition would be hard to come by, Dotson wrote in an...

Rams grind out win in first game of the season

Senior guard Rob Thomas’ three-pointer with 33 seconds left to play Thursday night delivered the knockout blow in the men’s basketball team’s season opener against LSU-Shreveport. The 67-65 home win over the No. 7-ranked Pilots lifted the Rams (ranked No. 11) at the...

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...

Rams rally for homecoming

The Texas Wesleyan University football team is looking forward to playing again this week as they set out to take on the Lyon College Scots at 2 p.m. Saturday at Farrington Field. The Rams (1-7 overall and 1-5 in the Sooner Athletic Conference) and Wesleyan will be...

Rams ready for conference tournament

The men’s soccer team has been doing well and players say they are ready for this weekend’s Sooner Athletic Conference Tournament. The Rams, 7-8-1 overall and 3-5-1 in conference, play the University of Science and Arts at 7 p.m. in Oklahoma, according to...

Rams overrun by Pioneers 41-30 in close game

The Texas Wesleyan University football team lost a heartbreaker to the Wayland Baptist University Pioneers. The final score of Saturday’s afternoon game in Plainview was 41-30. The Rams defense was unable to stop the Pioneers at crucial moments during the game....

Rams prepare to take on Wayland Baptist

The Texas Wesleyan football team is looking to make some progress this week as they take on Wayland Baptist University. Wayland Baptist is currently 3-3 overall and 2-3 in Sooner Athletic Conference play. The Pioneers are on a two-game winning streak, having defeated...

Ward puts fatherhood before career

When Michael Ward graduated from William Jewel College in the early 1990s as an honors student with a degree in political science and history, he had no idea what he wanted to do with his life. He took a job at a machine shop and had a hobby of shooting on the...

Howard prepares for game day

 Six years ago, circulation clerk Elizabeth Howard walked up and down the aisles of the Eunice and James L. West Library, selecting books at random.Taking a book from the shelf, she continues without opening to read it. A few aisles down, she finds another book...