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Kentucky Wesleyan College receives $30,000 gift

Contribution from Lydia Dorman ’82 to benefit General Scholarship Fund Lydia Dorman, senior vice president of human resources for The Coca-Cola (Japan) Company in Tokyo, and a 1982 telecommunications graduate of Kentucky Wesleyan College, has contributed $30,000 to the school’s General Scholarship Fund, as announced by President Barton D. Darrell.  She began her career with…

Wesleyan Mourns Passing of Assistant Athletics Director Doug Kingsley

The Kentucky Wesleyan College community mourns the loss of Assistant Athletics Director Doug Kingsley, who passed away Friday after a lengthy illness.  Kingsley, 76, graduated from Wesleyan in 1961 and had served the Department of Athletics in various capacities since his days as a student-athlete, when he played baseball for the Panthers.  He had been…

The Wesleyan Way E-Newsletter July 2016

Check out this month’s Wesleyan Way e-newsletter where we highlight new the Director of Campus Ministries Shawn Tomes, take a look at Roy Pickerill’s new role at the college, announce the 2016 Alumni Award winners and more! Click here to view The Wesleyan Way Newsletter

Meet Shawn Tomes ’94: New Director of Campus Ministries

Hometown: Morgantown, Ky. Education: B.A. from Kentucky Wesleyan in art education, P-12 certificate in art educationM.A.E. from Western Kentucky University in school counseling with secondary emphasis Family: Wife, Marcia, is an educator at Southern Oaks Elementary SchoolDaughter, Kenzie, is a senior at Apollo High SchoolSon, Isaiah, is a seventh grader at College View Middle School

Thanks for the memories: Roy Pickerill ’75

Your love for the college is evident in all you do, in how you approach your responsibilities and how you relate to the Kentucky Wesleyan family. How did you get here in the first place? “I grew up in Louisville and graduated from Western High School, where I was the basketball manager. Two of my…

Meet Beth Linder Benjamin ’00

Education: Kentucky Wesleyan College, major – middle school education, mathematics and social studiesWestern Kentucky University, master’s degree in school counselingIndiana Wesleyan University, Rank I in curriculumEastern Kentucky University, specialist in education – administration

Dr. Elizabeth ’08 Mauzy Martin and Matthew ’08 Martin

Elizabeth Mauzy MartinHometown: Owensboro, Ky.Education: B.S. from Wesleyan in biology and chemistry, doctor of optometry from Indiana UniversityOptometrist at RiverPark EyeCare, OwensboroMember, Kentucky Wesleyan College Board of Trustees Matthew MartinHometown: Rockport, Ind.Education: B.A. from Wesleyan in history education, M.A. from Western Kentucky University in school counselingTeaches U.S. History at South Spencer Middle School

Students prepare to join the Wesleyan family at the June 25 Panther Pathways

More than 130 new students and guests prepared to join the Wesleyan family at the third Panther Pathways event on June 25. Students had a chance to learn about campus resources, ways to get involved and met with academic advisors. Throughout the day students were able to interact with one another as well as with…