Internships are a great way to learn under fire in the trenches of the real work world.
Just ask KWU senior Daniel Moss, who has been warmly welcomed by the Salina Airport Authority as their public relations intern for the spring 2015 semester. He reports to Melissa McCoy ‘11, manager of Public Affairs & Communications for the authority.
On Jan. 9, 2015, KWU alumna Olga Silverman ’13 was announced as a Region 1 recipient of the 2015 Kansas Horizon Award, which recognizes performance of educators during their first year of teaching. She teaches 9th and 10th grade English, creative writing and public speaking, coaches debate and forensics, and directs theater productions at Solomon High School (USD 393) in Solomon, KS.
On Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, registration began at The Center for Global Service Learning at KWU for the first “Wesleyan Journey” courses for the 2015-16 academic year. Eight courses have been secured and finalized, involving academic coursework, an intentional service component, and travel.
Destinations for these courses are Key Largo, Florida, various communities in Costa Rica, and Berlin and Munich, Germany.
The Gallery at KWU, located in Sams Hall of Fine Arts, will host a photographic exhibit called “Living with Less” by award-winning photographer and educator Marydorsey Wanless, associate professor of Photography at Washburn University, Topeka, KS.
We are bringing our Coyote sports teams home, thanks to all who have helped!
In January 2014, demolition of the historic Glen Martin Stadium began what has become a most exciting project. Since the groundbreaking ceremony on June 6, 2014, there has been an amazing transformation of the property beyond the railroad tracks on the east end of the campus. We are very grateful to our many generous project donors who are bringing KWU back to campus for practice and competition, and allowing Kansas Wesleyan to host Sacred Heart football, youth football and more.
Top Executives Headline New Executive-In-Residence Program at KWU
The MBA classrooms at KWU will be powered by area top executives this winter as the university launches its Executive-In-Residence program on January 15. The university welcomes top-level executive, Larry Britegam, Chief Strategy Officer at The Bennington State Bank, to lead its 2015 Executive-in-Residence program.
Kansas Wesleyan Honors Its Fall Graduates With a Special Evening.
On Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, Kansas Wesleyan University held a graduation ceremony and reception for its fall graduates in the Hauptli Student Center inside the Student Activities Center. Graduates and their family members attended the special evening event, hosted by President and CEO Matt Thompson, Ph.D., and Dr. Nancy H. Cummings, Provost.
Alpha Chi National College Honor Scholarship Society announced on Dec. 2, 2014, from its headquarters in Searcy, AR, that forty-seven Alpha Chi chapters earned the society’s Star Chapter designation for the 2013-14 school year. Kansas Wesleyan University’s Kansas Delta chapter is the only Alpha Chi chapter in the state of Kansas to receive this honor.