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Kentucky Wesleyan College to celebrate Homecoming and Fall Family Weekend 2019 on Sept. 20-22

Kentucky Wesleyan College will celebrate Homecoming 2019 on campus and throughout the Owensboro community the weekend of Sept. 20-22. The weekend coincides with the College’s Fall Family Weekend celebration, and events surround the Panthers’ home football game versus Southwestern Baptist on Saturday, Sept. 21, at 3 p.m. CT. “We are looking forward to a special…

Kentucky Wesleyan College Opens New Academic Year with Fifth Consecutive Increase in Enrollment

Kentucky Wesleyan College has announced an increase in enrollment for the 2019-20 academic year, the College’s fifth consecutive year of enrollment growth. The total headcount is 841, which includes all full- and part-time students on campus and online. Wesleyan’s total full-time face-to-face enrollment for the Fall 2019 term is 780, which is a 5.4% increase…

Get to Know Our New Director of Alumni Relations

We are pleased to welcome Summer Crick ’14 back to campus as the director of alumni relations. Take a few minutes to learn more about Summer here, and better yet, stop by the Martin Alumni Center and attend upcoming alumni events to meet her. Why did you choose to attend KWC?“My best friend, Sara Fleischmann…

Kentucky Wesleyan Welcomes Senator Joe Bowen

Former State Senator Joe Bowen of Owensboro will teach a 300 level class at Kentucky Wesleyan College this fall – “Advanced State and Local Government.” “This is my first foray into teaching a college class,” said Bowen. “The syllabus is ready, and I can’t wait to get started. It will be about how the sausage…

Wesleyan Women of Distinction – Dr. Amelia “Amy” Jacobs ’74

“After I graduated from KWC, I moved back to Louisville and enrolled in graduate school. I was taking chemistry classes and doing peptide research when I decided to apply to dental school. My dad had always teased me that he wanted me to be an orthodontist because my braces had cost him too much. I…

Wesleyan Panther Career Ally Program Benefits Students for a Lifetime

Kayce Dallas ’19 began the second semester of her junior year with lots of questions. “I was considering education and becoming a school counselor, but wasn’t sure, and I needed help thinking it through,” she explained. Enter Lauren (Bishop) Wood ’08, who became a mentor in the Wesleyan Panther Career Ally Program (CAP) that semester.…

Why We Give – Jami (York) ’00 and Will Hernandez

Why do you give to Kentucky Wesleyan, and why do you encourage others to give? “I was the disconnected alumna at one time. It took returning to campus for Homecoming 2012 to love Wesleyan again – I’m proud to wear purple and to be a Panther! The campus has changed so much since May 2000…

New and Transfer Student Orientation 2019

New Student Orientation is an academic and social experience to assist incoming students with their transition into Kentucky Wesleyan College. Because of the importance of material presented at New Student Orientation, it is a required activity for all new, incoming students.

Kentucky Wesleyan College names Summer Crick ’14 Director of Alumni Relations

Kentucky Wesleyan College Vice President of Advancement Eddie Kenny announced that Summer Crick ’14 has been appointed director of alumni relations. Crick will begin in her new role on Aug. 1. “I’m so excited to be returning to Wesleyan in this role and to work for my beloved alma mater,” said Crick. “I’ve loved watching…