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The Witness Newspaper
  • TEAC reviews Wilmington College education program

    Toni Penwell Staff Writer  The Education Department at Wilmington College is being evaluated by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC).  TEAC is “dedicated to helping educator preparation programs improve and be accountable for their quality,” according to the organization’s website. “Before the TEAC team left they told us that our program would probably move forward

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  • APB and Chakeres team up for student tickets

    Sahe Wright Staff Writer The Wilmington College APB and the Wilmington Chakeres Theatre have joined forces to create a deal for students. Every week, 16 tickets will be available for students to buy at a cost of only $2 each.  These tickets are to be redeemed at the Chakeres Theatre at the Wilmington Plaza, next

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  • Hit me with your best shot

    Leah Phillips Staff Writer Nine teams participated in last Thursday’s annual mud volleyball competition, presented by the Student Alumni Association. The games played were extremely competitive and highly intense. All teams showed sportsmanship and played for fun, said and SAA representative.             Between the mud flinging, those present enjoyed Papa Johns pizza and hot chocolate

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  • WC celebrates homecoming

    Victoria Burcham Staff Writer Last weekend was Wilmington College’s Homecoming. The theme was “Escape to Paradise.” Many festivities, such as a banner contest, bonfire, and dance, took place on campus. The banner contest was judged by Student Government Association. The winner was the Aggies with a pig, sheep, and cow playing on the beach with the

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  • Homecoming weekend approaches

    Whitney Anderson Staff Writer As the Wilmington College Homecoming quickly approaches, Student Government Association (SGA), Activities Programming Board (APB) and Resident Student Association (RSA) are preparing an escape from the ordinary. This year’s theme “Escape to Paradise,” is in full effect. It kicked off yesterday with Mud Volleyball at 4:30 p.m., sponsored by the Student

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  • Saturday, Oct. 1 declared ‘green out day’ for Homecoming

    Saturday is the WC Homecoming game. To show school spirit and support for the Quaker football team, all students, faculty, staff and visitors are encouraged to wear green, said dean of students Sigrid Solomon in a campus-wide email. She suggests green shoes, socks, pants, shits, sweatshirts, jackets, hats and hair ribbons. “The more green in

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  • Wilmington Greeks are excited for fall pledge season

    Joshua Shell Staff Writer In less than a week, Wilmington College Greeks will hold their annual fall pledge seasons. Since freshmen are not eligible to pledge, unless they have 12 hours of post-secondary credit, the new pledge classes should mostly consist of upperclassmen. However, the lack of difference in age does not phase chapter actives.

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  • Bed bugs discovered in the commons

    Mackenzie Potter Staff Writer The rumors were true – bed bugs took up temporary residence in the apartments in the Campus Commons. There was a case of bed bugs in the Commons two weeks ago, according to a campus-wide email from Sigrid Soloman, dean of students. Campus officials informed the students of the Sept. 16

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  • Bored much?

    Sahe Wright Staff Writer Ever find yourself sitting in your dorm room watching reruns of “Good Times” because you’re bored and have nothing to do? Well the Activities Programming Board (APB) has something planned for you. APB is a Wilmington College student organization, committed to creating unique activities, lifetime experiences and lots of fun for the students

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  • WC to hold 16th annual Read-In

    By Justin Starr Staff Writer Wednesday is the 16th annual Wilmington College Read-In to raise awareness of books that have been challenged or removed from school and public libraries. A challenged book is a book that someone thought was inappropriate and should be removed completely from the library. The event is a nod to the

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