Texas Wesleyan University students assembled into the Baker Building on Thursday for an open mic event held every semester called Naked But Real hosted by Residence Life. The event gives students a way to express emotion and broadcast their talents in front of their Ram family in a judgment-free room.
Adam Peters was eating dinner at West Express Eatery, when the next thing he knew he was on stage next door performing his poetry. “It’s the first time I’ve went to an event and presented a piece,” Peters said. “I was kind of nervous at first, but when I started
Dexter Collins keeps coming back to perform at Naked But Real to showcase his talents. “The main reason I participate is not just because it is an outlet of expression,” said Collins, a junior music major, “but because it allows me to showcase what I have been working on and
Junior mass communication major Akeel Johnson hugged his friend, sophomore computer science major Cameron Bennett, before performing a song he wrote for Bennett Thursday night at the Naked but Real open mike event in the Baker building. The song was a short part of the three-hour event, which included singers,