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KWC’s Scholars’ Academy open to incoming high school seniors

By Bobbie Hayse Messenger-Inquirer Kentucky Wesleyan College is currently accepting applications for its Scholars’ Academy program that will take place on the college’s campus in June. The Scholars’ Academy is a week-long experience for students who have completed their junior year of high school, according to a press release from KWC. Included in the program…

Meet Bria Wright ’17

Interviewed by Kenzie Tomes, public relations intern and Apollo High School senior Hometown: Indianapolis, Ind. Women’s Basketball In search of a school that would accommodate her, her sister (sophomore Shayla Wright), and their dreams of playing college basketball together, Bria Wright found the perfect opportunity at Kentucky Wesleyan College. As a high school visitor, she…

Palmer to perform with London orchestra

By Bobbie Hayse Messenger-Inquirer | May 15, 2017 Kentucky Wesleyan College conductor-in-residence Nick Palmer has been invited to conduct the London Philharmonic Orchestra in September.

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…

May 2017 Wesleyan Way Newsletter

The May Wesleyan Way Newsletter is now available highlighting recent events like 149th Annual Commencement, the 2nd Annual President’s Gala, the softball team’s GMAC Championship win and more! Click here to view the May 2017 Wesleyan Way Newsletter

KWC grad lends skills to shelter for hot breakfasts

By Angela Oliver Messenger-Inquirer  |  May 6, 2017 Before the sun reaches its place in the sky on some mornings, Taylor Garcia-Grisham is on his way from his third-shift job at Kroger to one he created out of a local need. The aroma of cinnamon and butter floated through St. Benedict’s Shelter on Wednesday as…

Kentucky Wesleyan College Announces First-Ever Alumni Cruise

“Wesleyan on the Waves” Will Set Sail June 3, 2018, to the Eastern Caribbean Owensboro, Ky. (May 1, 2017) – Kentucky Wesleyan College is pleased to introduce “Wesleyan on the Waves,” a Wesleyan-themed cruise vacation for alumni and friends setting sail June 3, 2018, from Orlando (Port Canaveral), Fla.  The cruise will be a seven-night…

The Path to Success

Kentucky Wesleyan class of 2017 graduates at convention center By James Mayse Messenger-Inquirer | April 30, 2017 Jennifer Walker-Crawford was an Indiana high school basketball player who was being sought by at least one Division I Kentucky college when she received a call from the women’s basketball coach at Kentucky Wesleyan College.

Class of 2017 Commencement

For the full video of Commencement Ceremony, click here.  For all the Commencement 2017 photos, click here.  Christopher Charles Reid Bio Christopher Charles Reid, president and chief executive officer of Independence Bank, began his banking career over 40 years ago. He graduated from the Graduate School of Banking in Madison Wis., in 1984. His father,…

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…