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Senior Ben Huebner gave up social media for Lent 2019. 
Graphic by Hannah Onder

Students at Wesleyan celebrate Lent holiday

David Cason April 9, 2019

Spring brings more than the just the change of weather and blooming of flowers. Ash Wednesday starts the holy season of Lent, which lasts roughly six weeks leading up to Easter Sunday. Traditionally...

Young adults should take the political opinons they post on social media and take them to the ballot box Nov. 6.
Cartoon by Hannah Onder

Students should not be afraid to vote

Hannah Onder October 9, 2018

With the Nov. 6 midterm elections right around the corner, you may be asking yourself, “Am I going to vote?” However, the question you should be asking yourself is, “Who am I voting for?” Voter...

People shouldn’t be losing their jobs over old social media posts. People grow in chaacter through experience, and employers should check social media before they hire people.
Cartoon by Hannah Onder

People shouldn’t lose jobs over old posts

Hannah Onder September 27, 2018

What if one written word could ruin your whole career? In 2018, it’s become a common trend to see people fired for old tweets made five, 10, and recently 35 years ago. According to the Indianapolis...

Studies show that people check their social media shares up to 17 times a day.

Should online shares be selective?

February 1, 2017

The ability to connect with the masses through social media has changed the world. For many people, the constant need to check or post on social media has become an essential part of our day-to-day plans.According...

Special guest speaker ,Stephanie Hynes, speaks to students at the Business Tips for Social Media workshop.
Photo by April Suarez Olvera

Beta Gamma Sigma presents social media workshop

April Suarez Olvera January 31, 2017

The academic honors society Beta Gamma Sigma presented a Business Tips for Social Media workshop on Tuesday.Stephanie Hynes, Texas Wesleyan’s director of digital marketing and strategy, told students...

My Lenten Journey of giving up social media

My Lenten Journey of giving up social media

Erica Estrada April 15, 2015

Take a look around campus next time you walk from one building to another. I would roughly say around half of the students walking are on their phones. It’s okay, I’m guilty of this too sometimes! I...

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