Experiential Learning

Kentucky Wesleyan College Unveils Terry Woodward Center for Business Studies

Kentucky Wesleyan College celebrated the dedication and naming of the Terry Woodward Center for Business Studies during a ceremony with the College’s Board of Trustees on Thursday, Feb. 6. A 2019 inductee of the Owensboro Business Hall of Fame, Woodward has been an influential leader in the Owensboro business community and a generous benefactor of…

Meet Our Faculty – Dr. Rachel Pritchard

Assistant Professor of Biology EducationPh.D., Miami University, MicrobiologyB.A., Ohio Wesleyan University, Microbiology and Zoology “I know teaching is what I am supposed to do, and I enjoy helping students find their passions and their paths. I’ve been here since 2014 – long enough to see my students graduate. That’s very rewarding.” Students are gaining hands-on…

Kentucky Wesleyan College students join international quest to discover new antibiotics from soil bacteria

Students at Kentucky Wesleyan College, in partnership with students from more than 200 participating schools across 44 states, Puerto Rico and 14 countries, are joining the crowdsourcing effort established by the University of Wisconsin-based Tiny Earth network to address the worldwide health crisis of antibiotic-resistant infections. Students will gain hands-on research experience in General Biology…

Why I Give: Summer Crick ’14

Hometown and residenceMadisonville, Ky. EducationMaster of Science, Public Administration, University of EvansvilleBachelor of Science, Psychology, Kentucky Wesleyan College CareerCommunity development director, City of Madisonville Community involvement• 2018 president, Hopkins County Young Professionals• Board member, Junior Achievement of West Kentucky and Hopkins County Regional Chamber of Commerce• Member, 2018 Class of Leadership Hopkins County• Member, Madisonville…

Kentucky Wesleyan to host Wesleyan Way Day of Service followed by #GivingTuesday

For the third consecutive year, Kentucky Wesleyan College will host the Wesleyan Way Day of Service on Monday, Nov. 27, followed by #GivingTuesday on Nov. 28. Last year’s two-day event included Wesleyan students, faculty and staff who provided 320 hours toward service projects throughout the community while raising over $147,000 for the College.

Colleges uniting for service effort

By Bobbie Hayse Messenger-Inquirer | Jun 6, 2017 Area colleges and universities are pushing forward with a united effort to provide students easier access to volunteer opportunities.

Spring 2017 Marketing and Social Media Internship Projects

This past semester, three Wesleyan students took part in an on campus Marketing and Social Media Internship. Take a look at all the highlights from their internship experiences below! Logan Ayer Shelby Settle Nicole Venema If you have an interest in marketing or social media and would like to be part of this new internship…