Virginia Wesleyan Feature Stories

VWU Welcomes Second Round of Batten Honors College Competitors

The prospective first-year students compete for a seat in the eighth cohort of the elite program

Alumni Spotlight: Dr. John R. Helms, Class of 1998

The environmental scientist reflects on his years as an undergraduate at Virginia Wesleyan

Collision on the Coast 2 Coming to VWU February 17-18

Last year’s inaugural eSports tournament drew more than 2,500 spectators

VWU in the National Athletic Spotlight

Mike Candrea and Brandon Elliott headline First Pitch Coaches Clinic and Dinner

Announcing Unity in Knowledge Lecture Series

VWU Global Campus partners with Virginia African American Cultural Center to offer seminars and workshops

VWU Hosts Opening of 2024 Season for Nonviolence

Community members gathered in the Peace Garden to kick off grassroots campaign

Fight Club: Debate and Civil Discourse

January Term humanities course aims to develop media literacy, better citizens

VWU Pays Tribute to Black History

Campus events celebrate the significant roles of African Americans throughout U.S. history

The Passing of Longtime VWU Benefactor Eleanor Watts

Her family's name and unwavering support will last for generations to come

Honoring a Highly Esteemed and Beloved Faculty Member

Blocker Hall Atrium to bear the name of Dr. Larry Hultgren

Pastor R. Perez Gatling to Serve as 2024 Baccalaureate Speaker

Renowned clergyman and educator has served Coastal Virginia for more than 20 years

January Term 2024: Students Dive into Hands-On Learning, Intensive Field Experiences

Class embarks on educational adventure to explore Costa Rica's rich biodiversity and geological wonders