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VWU to Welcome Fourth Batten Honors College Class

The new class will be welcomed with the traditional Matriculation Ceremony on August 20.

VWU Earns Champion Title at Statewide Collegiate Ethics Bowl

VWU's 2020 Ethics Bowl team won the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges’ 21st annual statewide collegiate Wells Fargo Ethics Bowl.


My Eureka Moment: Learning the Scientific Method through Trial and Error

When asked what surprised him the most about conducting research, Matthew Bavuso, a junior majoring in biology and chemistry, responded, “I had to do a lot of troubleshooting.”

A Lesson in Serendipity: Interning at the Chrysler Museum of Art.

The Chrysler Museum of Art is a fine arts museum in Norfolk, Virginia that houses over 50 galleries and a unique glass studio. It is also a Virginia Wesleyan University internship partner.


Whitener And Hoke Named Zag Field Hockey Scholars of Distinction

Two Marlin student-athletes earned the Scholars of Distinction honor.

Batten Honors College Welcomes Third Cohort

New class participates in formal Matriculation Ceremony August 23


Living the Text

Summer study on environmental and cultural sustainability in Alaska engages students in transformative experiences

Exploring the World During Winter Session

A partnership with Rikkyo University takes two students to Japan


Batten Honors College Competition Begins

Prospective students will compete for a place in the third cohort

Affiliation Agreement Formalized with UVA Batten School

Batten Master of Public Policy among numerous accelerated degree options offered at VWU


Virginia Wesleyan Welcomes Second Batten Honors College Cohort

Forty students participate in Batten Honors College Matriculation Ceremony August 24