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Rivera closes her chapter at Wesleyan

  Robin Rivera always knew she was going to college, but not that she was going to become a teacher afterward. Rivera, a graduating Master of Education student at Texas Wesleyan, had originally graduated with an undergraduate degree in history in 2007 from the University of Texas at Arlington with plans to work in a… Continue reading Rivera closes her chapter at Wesleyan

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Black Friday doesn’t spoil traditions

When you think Thanksgiving, the typical response is family, feast, and football. However, in recent years, Black Friday shopping has continued to encroach further and further into Thursday evening, with several stores opening their doors at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving and some cyber sales occurring all day. With these developments, is Black Friday ruining Thanksgiving?… Continue reading Black Friday doesn’t spoil traditions

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Wesleyan works to prevent flu on campus

Last year the flu hit Texas Wesleyan hard, starting in athletics and building up to 52 cases on campus. Wesleyan had even smaller class sizes, do not enter signs plastered all over buildings, and a rush to get more hand sanitizing stations available around campus as a result. “Last year we had 52 cases which… Continue reading Wesleyan works to prevent flu on campus

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Americans need to act before 2020

When 99 percent of climate scientists agree that global warming is a problem, that’s a sign that there’s a problem, man-made or not. Last month, President Donald Trump finally acknowledged that global warming wasn’t the hoax that he claimed it to be 2012. “I think something’s happening. Something’s changing and it’ll change back again,” he… Continue reading Americans need to act before 2020

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Wesleyan to launch 2 new online degrees in 2019

As faculty, staff, and students gathered in Martin Hall for convocation in late August, President Frederick Slabach announced Texas Wesleyan would be launching two new online degree programs. The online master’s of education degree and the online bachelor’s of business administration completion degree will launch in the fall of 2019. “I’m excited about the new… Continue reading Wesleyan to launch 2 new online degrees in 2019

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Legalization of marijuana continues to be hot political topic

Do you like fewer jobs, less medical options, and overcrowded jails? The legalization of marijuana, which was described by President Ronald Reagan in the 1980s as “possibly the most dangerous drug in America,” can create more jobs, provide more treatment options, and lower the number of people in overcrowded jails. Legalization remains a hot-button political… Continue reading Legalization of marijuana continues to be hot political topic

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Lanham and Le crowned homecoming king and queen

With less than seven minutes left in Saturday’s game, the crowd of 1,143 students, faculty, staff, alumni and fans filling the stands of Farrington Field sprang to their feet and erupted into cheers. The Rams had scored the final touchdown of game, putting them in the lead 21-20 and securing their first homecoming game win… Continue reading Lanham and Le crowned homecoming king and queen