Student Life

By Merissa Bailey Rios/ Staff Writer For decades, a heartwarming tradition has been presented by the Kansas Wesleyan University Wesleyan Chorale, Singing Valentines. Each year, on Valentine’s Day the chorale travels through Salina, serenading sweethearts with beautiful melodies and spreading love throughout the city.  This year, under the direction of David Corman, the chorale is […]

By Savannah Koga / Staff Writer Every year, Kansas Wesleyan University hosts an event called ‘Night with the Yotes’. The 2024 Night with the Yotes will be held February 23rd, in Mabee Arena of the KWU Student Activities Center.  The doors will open at 5 pm, with a welcome speech and dinner beginning at 7, […]

By Savannah Koga / Staff Writer  For the past 12 years, the city of Salina hosts Match Madness.  Through the Greater Salina Community Foundation, it is a day of giving to local nonprofit businesses that impact our community.  This year is year number 13 of Match Madness, so fittingly the theme is “The Lucky One.”  […]

Courtney Miller is a 2015 Kansas Wesleyan University alumna who has written about her struggles with being a survivor of an abusive relationship. She graduated with a Bachelor’s in Marketing, and then graduated with a Master’s in Organizational Leadership in 2020 She is an author, a certified health and life coach since 2020 and a […]

By Savannah Koga / Staff Writer  National Girls and Women in sports day is Wednesday, February 7.  “Women in sports have come a long way in 50 years. I admire the strong women in the past that have made a way for us to connect in sports and get us to a similar playing field […]

By Merissa Bailey Rios/ Staff Writer With the stress of mid-terms looming, Kansas Wesleyan University is bringing some much-needed winter fun to campus. A chilling pop-up ice skating rink will be right here on campus! This Saturday February 10th, the SAC parking lot will be transformed into a winter wonderland. Brought to campus by Student […]

By: Lily Roberts  Kansas Wesleyan University hosted the first KCAC dance conference of the competition season called the Coyote Classic in the Mabee Arena last Friday. Two other universities were also in attendance, competing against our girls, Mcpherson College in Mcpherson, Kansas and Bethel College in Newton, Kansas.  It was an exciting day for the […]

By Savannah Koga / Staff Writer The past couple of weeks the local area of Salina, Kansas and Saline county has been experiencing some extremely cold weather. With temperatures varying below 10 degrees on most days and the wind chill creating a feeling of negative temperatures.  Last weeks weather forecast:  January 12 High: 14 Low: […]

 By Jerrian Anderson / Staff Writer The Super Bowl has become a massive event, with incredible halftime shows, memorable commercials and thrilling football action. It’s grown into a cultural phenomenon that brings people together to enjoy the game, the halftime shows, Betting and the excitement of the whole experience. With playoffs coming to an end, […]

By Lily Roberts / Staff Writer Kansas Wesleyan hosted their annual Winterpalooza event on December 7. It was a packed event, with many students and faculty in attendance, participating in different events and activities such as Santa hat and stocking decorating, a snow globe photo booth and many more. The participants could also enjoy warm […]

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