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The Witness Newspaper
  • Horsemen’s Association Improves Equine Program for WC

    The Wilmington College (WC) Horsemen’s Association is an on-campus organization that tries to educate members about the equine industry. Horsemen’s Association is a club that goes to horse related events in the surrounding area, and also puts on events for members. The club was formed for people who want to participate in equine related events,

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  • New Club On Campus: The Wilmington College Film Club

    Marissa Johnson, a freshman at Wilmington College has started a club on campus, Film Club. The club’s purpose is to promote the school in a positive light using video. Marissa wants people who join the club to truly enjoy creating something for the school. The club plans on making not only academic videos but also

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  • WC Sexual Assault Line Now Hiring

    Wilmington College (WC) is hosting events for National Crimes Victim’s Rights Week. During the week of April 2 to 7, all of the events will be held on campus. WC received a grant in the amount of $1,480 to cover event costs. On Thursday from 7 to 9 PM, It’s On Us hosted the Clothesline

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  • Field Placement Wrap Up

    Wilmington College (WC) freshmen in the Foundations of Education class ended their first field placements last week. The students learned valuable teaching methods and made connections with their cooperating teachers. Freshman Laura Swinehart said, “I took away from my placement more of a want and passion for educating tomorrow’s youth. I took away a more

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  • A New Way to Make Appointments to the Writing Center

    The Wilmington College Writing Center is introducing a new way to make appointments. Students will be able to make appointments by visiting the Student Resource Center link on the WC@Home page. By making appointments this way the requested time slot will be sent directly to Judy Harvey, the director of the Writing Center. She will

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  • SPECTRA Drag Show Coming Soon

    Wilmington College (WC) SPECTRA will be hosting their bi-annual Drag SPECTRAcular on Wednesday, March 22 at 9:09 in the Top. WC Professor and Spectra Advisor, Bonnie Erwin said, “Drag is important to SPECTRA because of the role that this kind of performance played in early Pride movements, but it’s also important in academic theories of

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  • Kava Haus: A Coffee Shop That Is More Than Just Coffee

    Kava Haus is a locally owned business that offers delicious coffees, teas, homemade pastries, soups and a wide variety of other delicious options. The owner of Kava Haus, Brad Heys, wanted to create a business that did not exist, a warm and inviting coffee shop. He described it as a “coffee shop that is more

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  • Field Placement Excitement

    Wilmington College (WC) freshmen in the education department began their first field placements last week. The students travel to local schools and observe teachers in order to learn different teaching techniques. WC Professor, Jim Boland said, “Research suggests that it takes about 10,000 hours of practice to master anything, teaching included. Field experiences give pre-service

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  • Why Organ Donation Is Important

    120,000 Americans are waiting for an organ transplant due to illnesses and only 48% of Americans are registered organ donors. Wilmington College freshman and Ohio Organ Donor Ambassador Aryn Copeland said, “Organ donation is so important because I truly believe we are here to help others.” “Organ donation is so important because I truly believe

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  • WC Freshmen Care for Newborn Lambs

    Wilmington College freshmen are participating in lamb and goat watch this month to understand the process of birthing and basic lamb and goat care. Students take shifts for two days for feeding in the morning and evening. Students go to the farm at 6:40 in the morning and 5:00 in the evenings. While feeding, they

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