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Students hang their graduation robes in the closet waiting for the December 2020 graduation. Graphic by Hannah Onder

Seniors shouldn’t feel bad for postponing their graduation a semester in the pandemic

Hannah Onder September 8, 2020

Growing up hearing horror stories about college graduates struggling to find work during the 2008 recession, I wasn’t confident that I’d have much better luck as an upcoming graduate in the middle...

Senior mass communication major Massaran Kromah poses in the Eunice and James L. West Library. Kromah’s favorite memories at Wesleyan were writing stories about the library. “Just going up to people and talking to them and meeting a lot of different people, those are my favorite memories,” Kromah said. 
Photo by Hannah Onder

Kromah crosses the stage for her mother

Hannah Onder December 6, 2019

She will walk up to the stage as the crowd erupts in cheers. Massaran Kromah will shake hands with President Frederick Slabach, grab her diploma, and smile at the crowd, spotting her husband, Ayouba Swaray;...

William Seltzer with his wife and kids. He graduated with his bachelor’s in computer science. 
Photo by Hannah Lathen

Persley gives advice to fall 2018 graduates at commencement ceremony

December 15, 2018

Dr. Kimberly Persley gave the fall 2018 graduates three life lessons during her commencement speech Saturday at MacGorman Chapel on the Southwestern Theological Baptist Seminary campus. Persley is a gastroenterologist...

Senior Nikita Dhoubhadel sits in the Eunice and James West Library. Dhoubhadel is a current tutor at the Academic Success Center that helps with math and management. 
Photo contributed by Nikita Dhoubhadel

Students shouldn’t stress too much over graduation

Rachell Aguilar November 8, 2018

As graduation approaches, many seniors will find themselves in Dr. Patricia Chastain’s office looking for career advice. Chastain, the student employee coordinator for Career Services, recommends that...

Texas Wesleyan graduates line up to take a seat before the program starts. 
Photo by Hannah Lathen

TGI Friday’s CEO urges Wesleyan graduates to help others

May 20, 2018

On a memorable day for more than 270 Texas Wesleyan graduates, Aslam Khan, the chief executive officer of TGI Friday's and chairman of Falcon Holdings, told them to ask themselves one important question.   "'What...

Tammy Titlow (center) checks in seniors at Spring Grad Kickoff. 
Photo by Hannah Onder

Seniors attend Spring Grad Kickoff

Hannah Onder January 23, 2018

Senior political science and English major Zahraa Saheb and several other seniors gathered at Lou’s Place Tuesday morning for the 2018 Spring Grad Kickoff. “I’m very excited about graduating,”...

Seniors make their rounds at various information tables during the Graduation Kick-off
Photo by Sarah Owens

Graduation Kickoff Starts Strong

Sarah Owens January 24, 2017

The Texas Wesleyan Spring 2017 Graduation Kickoff took place at Lou’s Place on Tuesday.After signing in, students could visit various tables with representatives for financial aid, job searches, financial...

Photo by Sachiko Jayaratne

Graduation focuses on the idea of continuing education

Sachiko Jayaratne December 14, 2016

On Saturday, Wesleyan graduated more than 300 students at the MacGormen Chapel of the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary; the event featured alumni Dr. Juan Quintana as the keynote speaker. Quintana...

Wesleyans wind ensemble plays before Saturdays graduation ceremony.
Photo by Shaydi Paramore

Graduation speakers stress importance of education

Shaydi Paramore December 12, 2016

As audience members prepared themselves for the emotional ride of graduation, Dean of Students Dennis Hall made light of a special room.“In case anyone needs it, we do have a crying room towards the...

Don’t freak out about graduation fears

Brianna Kessler April 19, 2016

A few days ago I was scrolling through social media searching for a controversial topic or trending issue to write this issue’s opinion piece.However, the article that caught my eye seemed much more...

Rambler TV: TWU Graduation

Victoria Garcia December 13, 2015

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