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Ray Harper to be Inducted in Inaugural Class of the Muhlenberg County Athletic Hall of Fame

Kentucky Wesleyan basketball legend Ray Harper ’85, will be inducted into the Muhlenberg County Athletic Hall of Fame this Saturday, Dec. 3. President Bart Darrell will speak on Harpers’ behalf during the induction ceremony, as a member of its’ inaugural class. Harper, a Bremen High School product, scored over 3,000 points and still remains Muhlenberg…

Why I Give: Jim Griffin ’86

“I want others to have the same opportunities Wesleyan gave me. I had a full basketball scholarship, and I realize now what it meant to me. Kentucky Wesleyan is more than a school; it’s a special place, a community. I owe the College something. I think it’s an important responsibility to give back.”

Meet Andrew Martin ’17

SeniorHometown: Louisville, Ky.Major: Criminal justiceThrower on track and field team – shot put, discus, hammer and javelinResident assistantCampus ministries

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

Click here to make your donation for #GivingTuesday! Kentucky Wesleyan College will host its second annual Wesleyan Way Day of Service on Monday, Nov. 28, followed by #GivingTuesday on Nov. 29. Last year’s inaugural two-day event included 141 volunteers who served 172 hours in the community and 275 donations totaling $113,000 for the College.

Why I Give: Margaret Cole Cambron ’78 Director of Career Development

“I was a horrible alumna for many years. I lived right here in Owensboro, and I didn’t give to my alma mater or attend events. I was not connected to Wesleyan in any way, even though the College reached out to me. I wasted many years when I could have been supporting the College.

KWC students honor veterans with ceremony, Honor Flight drive

This article first appeared in the Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer.  Kentucky Wesleyan College’s Veterans Day ceremony on Friday was brief but served two purposes — honor veterans and announce a student-led campaign to raise money for Honor Flight.

Kentucky Wesleyan Sponsors Owensboro Chamber’s Rooster Booster Event

Kentucky Wesleyan College was the title sponsor for the November Rooster Booster event on Nov. 3, 2016 at the Owensboro Convention Center.  The monthly business breakfast hosted by the Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce was splashed with purple and Wesleyan personality. Chamber members were greeted by cheers from Wesleyan students and beautiful music provided by Dr. Diane…

Wesleyan Way Day of Service and Giving Tuesday Takes Place Nov. 28 and 29

Wesleyan and the college community reaffirmed its commitment to honor, support, integrity and love last November when it instituted The Wesleyan Way Day of Service and Giving Tuesday. The two-day event saw 141 volunteers give 172 hours in the name of service, as well as 275 gifts from alumni, friends and employees to the tune…