Author: Nicolas Fierro

By Nick Fierro / Staff Writer The future looks bright for Sodexo and Kansas Wesleyan University as they plan to expand Shriwise Cafeteria for students and staff by the fall of 2024. KWU has had conversations of either establishing a brand new building to settle the cafeteria by Wesley Hall on Santa Fe or expanding […]

By Nicolas Fierro / Staff Writer The Kansas Wesleyan University Theatre Department premiered, “Radium Girls” on October 19th to kick off Homecoming and Family Weekend at KWU.  This was Kansas Wesleyan’s first theatrical performance of the year and there were 100 people in attendance on opening night. The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) […]

Nicolas Fierro / Staff Writer Less than a year ago, I was in disbelief to the point where I told myself, “wow this is actually happening.” I was about to act in front of a live audience for the first time in my life. Moments before stepping out on stage for “The Gift of the […]

By Nicolas Fierro / Staff Writer Kansas Wesleyan and Bethany have a rivalry known as the “Smoky Hill Rivalry.” KWU’s football team defeated Bethany on September 2nd. The final score was 31-3. This now makes the all-time record for KWU football vs. Bethany 50 wins, 57 losses and six ties. David Toelle, Associate Athletic Director […]

By Nicolas Fierro / Staff Writer KWU Hosts: Family Weekend 2023 Kansas Wesleyan hosted its annual Family Weekend. Students have the chance to reconnect face-to-face with their families as KWU organizes events and activities for the weekend. As students are in the wake of their first semester of the 2023-2024 school year, it gives them […]

By Nicolas Fierro / Staff Writer Kansas Wesleyan University Esports is receiving recognition around the student body. Students from all over KWU are joining esports to play their favorite video games.  Ethan Weis, Coordinator of Student Engagement and Esports arrived at KWU last year and plans to grow the program. Weis has decided to open the […]

By Nicolas Fierro / Staff Writer The Making of Kansas Wesleyan Sport’s New Website After a successful 2022-23 year of Kansas Wesleyan sports, KWU decided to update the sports website before the fall 2023 semester. KWU’s former website was noticing some functioning problems, which led the change of transitioning to a new and improved website. […]

Thanksgiving break at KWU Thanksgiving break is officially here at Kansas Wesleyan. The vast majority of students decided to head home, but there are others who stayed behind. There are roughly 60 students who are staying at KWU, according to Christian Mitchell who is the assistant director of student development. This total varies with students […]

The 39 Steps The Kansas Wesleyan theatre department displayed The 39 Steps during homecoming weekend. The 39 Steps is a comedic mystery play which is set during Christmas time in London. Madeline Goans, a senior starring Annabella Schmidt and Pamela Edwards, talks about how the show does not have a set genre. “It is not just one […]

To give you any good recommendations about what places to go as a new Kansas Wesleyan student or even if you have been a student, Coronado Heights is something you cannot miss out. History of Coronado Heights Coronado Heights located in Lindsborg, was named after Francisco Vasquez de Coronado who was a Spanish explorer back […]

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