01 Mar 2019

BSA closes Black History Month with a cookout

Thirty-degree weather didn’t ruin the Black Student Association’s cookout event on the final day of Black History Month. “My favorite part was the people,” Blen Hussain, BSA’s secretary, wrote in an email. “They came out, they ate, they wanted seconds, they danced, laughed, and at the end told me how

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20 Feb 2019

Wesleyan hosts book, clothing drives around campus

Texas Wesleyan students and organizations are hosting different drives all over campus. The campus’ Black Student Association teamed up with the Student Government Association in hosting a clothing drive until Feb. 22, with boxes in the Elizabeth and OC Halls and the library. BSA Secretary Blen Hussain and BSA Historian

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14 Feb 2019

West Library hosts “The Hate U Give” reading with BSA

West Library hosted a read-in of the Angie Thomas young adult novel “The Hate U Give” Wednesday afternoon as part of the second annual TxWes Reads program. The TxWes Reads program was put together to get students at Wesleyan to read and connect over a single book, Reference Librarian Risa

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15 Nov 2018

common ground meeting draws variety of student organizations

The Gay-Straight Alliance, the Black Student Association, and the Young Conservatives of Texas held a Common Ground meeting Wednesday at Lou’s Place. The organizers were Young Conservatives member Nick Davis, a 19-year-old junior political science major; GSA Vice President Alanna James, a 21-year-old history major; and BSA President Anthony Harper

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07 Sep 2017

New diversity committee on campus

As part of the Campus Diversity & Inclusion Strategic Plan, a multicultural committee has formed to organize and develop multicultural celebrations and endorse inclusivity in the Texas Wesleyan community. Angela Dampeer, associate vice president of Human Resources, led the creation of the strategic plan developed by the university’s Diversity and

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