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West Virginia Wesleyan College and its students, alumni, and faculty are in the news.

College sports notes
New Philadelphia Times Reporter
June 11, 2019
With 145 academic honorees, Wesleyan is tops in the 12-school Mountain East Conference.

Learning Experience
The Inter-Mountain
June 11, 2019
Thomas also said that West Virginia Wesleyan College had been one of the best institutions in the state as far as working with people who have physical challenges.

Brooks Koepka never got lost on his long winding road to the top of the golf world
Washington Post
June 10, 2019
Bob’s West Virginia childhood as the younger of two sons featured a Carl Yastrzemski glove, Boston Red Sox fandom and ahead-of-his-years pitching skill, which led to a stay at West Virginia Wesleyan as a steely southpaw.

Trump oversees swearing in of Buckhannon native
Record Delta
June 3, 2019
Kimberly A. Reed, president and chairman of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, was recently sworn in ceremonially in the Oval Office of the White House. Originally from Buckhannon, West Virginia, Reed earned her… B.S. from West Virginia Wesleyan.

Terry Clemons: Public education made me who I am
Charleston Gazette-Mail
June 3, 2019
These teachers provided the foundation for who I was to become. More than that, they were kind and compassionate. They sincerely cared about what they did. I went on to attend West Virginia Wesleyan College and the George Washington Law School. I graduated from both with honors.

WVWC School of Education recognized for National Excellence in Educator Preparation
My Buckhannon
West Virginia Wesleyan College is one of 42 providers in the nation to receive accreditation for their educator preparation programs. Wesleyan joins 41 other providers to receive accreditation this spring, including Duke University, Loyola University Chicago, The Ohio State University, Purdue University, and the University of Virginia.