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Kentucky Wesleyan Welcomed More Than 80 Students to Future Panther Day

Kentucky Wesleyan College welcomed nearly 300 students and their guests to Future Panther Day on Saturday, April 22, 2017. This was the first official registration day for incoming Fall 2017 class. Students had an opportunity to obtain their class schedule, meet with their advisor, get their student ID and learn more about the opportunities that…

Kentucky Wesleyan President’s Gala SOLD OUT

Kentucky Wesleyan College announced that its second annual President’s Gala, which will take place Friday, April 21, at the Owensboro Convention Center, is officially sold out.

Kentucky Wesleyan College to present “Stories of Soldiers”

The Kentucky Wesleyan College English and Theatre programs will present “Stories of Soldiers,” 10-minute vignettes featuring the experiences of local soldiers on Saturday, April 22, at 2 p.m. at the Theatre Workshop of Owensboro Trinity Center at 407 W. Fifth St. Beth Demunbrun, head of the Wesleyan Theatre Program, and English professor Tamara Coy are…

Kentucky Wesleyan launches Bonner Leaders program

Kentucky Wesleyan College is pleased to announce the launch of a Bonner Leaders program. Bonner Leaders is nationally recognized community engagement and leadership development program where students are placed at local non-profit organizations working on an issue or cause of interest for 8-10 hours a week. In addition, participating students attend weekly workshops aimed at…

Oak and Ivy Inductees

The Order of Oak and Ivy is a unique tradition at Kentucky Wesleyan College that recognizes and honors our most exceptional students.  Each year, members of the faculty and administrative staff at Kentucky Wesleyan College nominate students from the junior and senior classes for membership and each member of the faculty and staff votes for…

Kentucky Wesleyan launches Marketing and Social Media Internship Program

Kentucky Wesleyan College launched a Marketing and Social Media Internship Program in the Marketing Department this semester, under the direction of Vice President of Admissions and Financial Aid Jeremy Pittman and Director of Marketing and Communications April Ray. The internship provides an excellent opportunity for students to learn and engage in all aspects of marketing…

Kentucky Wesleyan College to present two concerts

The Kentucky Wesleyan College Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Assistant Professor of Music Kevin Callihan, will perform on Tuesday, April 18, at 8 p.m. in the Daviess County High School Auditorium. The program will feature works by Boysen, Rossini, Arnold, Wood, Grainger, Halvorsen, Mackey and Spittal.  Maestro Nick Palmer will be a guest conductor.

Why I Give: Rev. Dr. William Bowling ’56

“I give because Wesleyan first gave to me, and I have an obligation to give back. I have remembered Wesleyan in my will, and I have also recommended youth to attend the College.  I encourage all who have attended Wesleyan to do three things. First, make an annual gift to Wesleyan – whatever you can…

Junior Cornelia Thomas Selected for Newman Civic Fellowship

Junior Cornelia Thomas ’18 has been selected for the 2017 Newman Civic Fellowship, a one-year fellowship for community-committed college students from Campus Compact member institutions in 39 states and Washington D.C.  Cornelia was nominated by President Darrel. Read his nomination and her personal statement. Meet Cornelia Thomas ’18 Interviewed by Kenzie Tomes, public relations intern and Apollo…

Symphony Chorus partners with Wesleyan Chorale for Spring Concert

The Owensboro Symphony Chorus and the Kentucky Wesleyan Chorale will present Gabriel Faure’s Requiem on Monday, April 10 at 7 p.m. at St. Stephen Cathedral. The combined choirs will be accompanied by the Owensboro Symphony Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Bradley Naylor. Guest vocalists will be Lisa Clark, soprano, and Daniel Craig, baritone.  This special performance is…