Awards and Recognitions

KWC Honors Dr. Yu Hak Hahn ’58 at 153rd Annual Commencement

During Kentucky Wesleyan College’s 153rd Annual Commencement on Saturday, Apr. 24, the College honored Dr. Yu Hak Hahn ’58 by awarding an Honorary Doctorate of Business. Dr. Hahn was unable to attend, but rightly recognized for all of his career accomplishments and commitment to his undergraduate alma mater. Born in Seoul, Korea, Yu Hak Hahn…

Kentucky Wesleyan College recognized as one of nation’s best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs in Graphic Design by BestColleges.com

KWC program again achieves national recognition as fourth in country Kentucky Wesleyan College’s online bachelor’s degree program in graphic design has earned recognition as a 2021 Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Program in Graphic Design by BestColleges.com, which aims to connect individuals with institutions that will best prepare them for the future. Tuition costs, financial aid…

Kentucky Wesleyan College earns accolades for three programs

Kentucky Wesleyan College has been recognized by PLEXUSS Global Rankings for three programs: #4 Best Online College or University in Kentucky Offering a Bachelor’s Degree Program #5 Best in Kentucky Offering a Legal Professions Program #6 in Kentucky Offering Natural Sciences Programs “These rankings reflect KWC’s reputation for academic excellence and our faculty commitment to…

Kentucky Wesleyan College recognized as one of nation’s best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs in Graphic Design by Study.com

KWC achieves national recognition as fourth in country Kentucky Wesleyan College’s online bachelor’s degree program in graphic design has earned recognition as a 2021 Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Program in Graphic Design by Study.com, which considered hundreds of institutions nationwide and selected KWC based on academic and career resources, the quality of education, faculty and…

Get to know 2019-20 Staff Member of the Year, Lori Etheridge

Describe your responsibilities?I oversee the Residential Life and Housing Programs. I also serve as the direct contact for our Campus Security partners, organize and coordinate residential meal plans and residential card access. In Student Life, we do a little bit of everything! Additionally, I have enjoyed teaching KW101 and serving as an academic advisor to…

Meet Our Faculty – Dr. Patrick Stuckemeyer

Why you chose to work at Wesleyan:I really enjoy the small liberal-arts college setting, getting to work with students locally who enjoy the small-class atmosphere that we offer at KWC. Anything you would like to share about your goals for the program: My goal is to provide the very best experience and instruction for music…

Kentucky Wesleyan College recognized by U.S. News & World Report as 2021 Best Online Bachelor Degree Program

KWC Online achieves national recognition for sixth straight year; Business program in Top 100  Kentucky Wesleyan College’s online bachelor’s degree program has earned recognition as a 2021 Best Online Program by U.S. News & World Report. Wesleyan earned the national recognition for a sixth straight year, leading the way among Association of Independent Kentucky Colleges…

Wesleyan Women of Distinction – Marian (Helm) Smith ’85

My current employment “I am currently employed at Elsevier, Inc., a global leader in health information and analytics, and my title is Nursing Faculty Manager within the Nursing & Health Education eSolutions Division. We assist researchers, institutions of higher education and healthcare professionals advance science and improve health outcomes for the benefit of society through…

Wesleyan Woman of Distinction – Donna (Mattson) Meador ’84

One of Donna (Mattson) Meador’s earliest childhood memories is of her mother, in a white nurse’s uniform, carrying her into her grandparents’ house in the wee hours of the morning. “She was working on her licensed practical nursing degree and doing clinicals,” Donna recalls. “She was my example, and I never considered any career but…