Archive for June 2010

Solid Relationships

Jun 11th, 2010 | By | Category: Advancement

Enthu­si­asm and Ded­i­ca­tion Dri­ve Part­ner­ship for Suc­cess As Pres­i­dent of one of Delaware’s largest inde­pen­dent insur­ance agen­cies, L & W Insur­ance, Board of Trustee mem­ber and ded­i­cat­ed Wes­ley dad William J. Strick­land has already proven to be a nat­ur­al fit to lead Wesley’s most ded­i­cat­ed con­stituents.

Feels Like Home

Jun 11th, 2010 | By | Category: Highlights

Although she eas­i­ly blends in with her fel­low stu­dents at the Stu­dent Gov­ern­ment Asso­ci­a­tion (SGA) meet­ing or when she’s assist­ing with Ori­en­ta­tion pro­gram­ming for next year’s fresh­man class, Veron­i­ca Con­te is not your ordi­nary coed.

Jacques of All Trades

Jun 10th, 2010 | By | Category: Sports

Some Peo­ple like to stay busy. Then there’s Jacques Bowe ’10. It’s hard to find an orga­ni­za­tion in which this 2010 grad­u­ate was not involved dur­ing his time at Wes­ley.

Service Abounds at Wesley

Jun 10th, 2010 | By | Category: Highlights

Founders Day Food Dri­ve For Wesley’s 137th Founders Day cel­e­bra­tion, the plan­ning com­mit­tee inte­grat­ed a com­mu­ni­ty ser­vice project as a demon­stra­tion of the College’s Methodist val­ues and his­to­ry of ser­vice to the area. Gro­cery bags were dis­trib­uted around cam­pus to fac­ul­ty, staff and stu­dents as well as area res­i­dents so that par­tic­i­pants could col­lect non-per­ish­able […]

New Members on the Board of Trustees

Jun 10th, 2010 | By | Category: Highlights

BY LEIGH ANN COLEMAN ’09 Alum­nus William “Bill” Willis, Jr. ’66 and proud Wes­ley par­ent Kath­leen Jen­nings became the newest mem­bers of the Wes­ley Col­lege Board of Trustees in March. “I am elat­ed that Ms. Jen­nings and Mr. Willis have joined Wesley’s Trustees. They bring tal­ents and expe­ri­ence that will com­ple­ment our Board as we […]

Attainable + Sustainable

Jun 4th, 2010 | By | Category: Alumni Profile

It is near impos­si­ble to get a nation, let alone the world, to com­mit to a new lifestyle unless it has been done before and proven to be suc­cess­ful. After over 50 years in real estate and devel­op­ment, Fred Spain ’58 is in the midst of show­ing the nation how it’s done.

Wellness Takes Off in 2010

Jun 4th, 2010 | By | Category: Highlights

BY ABIGAIL HILL ’12 The Well­ness Cen­ter at Wes­ley is new and improved in 2010. Its pur­pose has always been to pro­vide free, qual­i­ty health­care ser­vices on cam­pus so stu­dents don’t have to out­source their med­ical needs. Now how­ev­er, hav­ing recent­ly relo­cat­ed to the base­ment of Car­pen­ter Hall, the Cen­ter is much bet­ter equipped to […]

Residential Living

Jun 4th, 2010 | By | Category: Highlights

The Res­i­dence Hall Asso­ci­a­tion is There to Help BY EMILY ENNIS ’10 For an incom­ing fresh­man, adjust­ing to dorm life can be a scary expe­ri­ence. The toi­let is over­flow­ing. Now what? My room­mate is a bul­ly. Who can help me? Luck­i­ly, the new­ly instat­ed Res­i­dence Hall Asso­ci­a­tion (RHA) exists to help with these prob­lems and […]

Big Move

Jun 3rd, 2010 | By | Category: Sports

Wes­ley Ath­let­ics Relo­cates to ‘Lit­tle School’ The Wes­ley Col­lege Ath­let­ics Depart­ment recent­ly found a new home, as sev­er­al offices were relo­cat­ed to what was for­mer­ly the Lit­tle School on North Queen Street in Dover. When the Lit­tle School moved in 2009 from its old loca­tion to a new build­ing on Mont Blanc Boule­vard in Dover, […]

Knowing Your Niche

Jun 3rd, 2010 | By | Category: Sports

Michele Mules ’10 BY ABIGAIL HILL ’12 When Michele Mules ’10 came to Wes­ley Col­lege, she came with a men­tal check­list. She want­ed a small school, Divi­sion III ath­let­ics and pro­fes­sors with heart. She also is a young woman with her eyes set on the prize. After just grad­u­at­ing from Wes­ley in May, she feels […]