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The Witness Newspaper
  • WIFI coming to WC campus

    Toni Penwell Staff Writer  Wireless is coming to a Wilmington College campus location near you. Dan Wittekind, associate vice president of information technology at the college, stated that the bid process is underway. “We expect to have selected a vendor by Oct. 28,” he said. According to Wittekind, areas included in the wireless project will

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  • WC students react to “Occupy Wall Street” movement

    Josh Shell Staff Writer Protesters from across the country have gathered combined forces in an “Occupy Wall Street” movement. Starting on Wall Street in New York, the movement has spread to cities and college campuses throughout the country. The movement aims to address what protestors believe is an unfair wealth distribution gap. Since the banking

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  • New table tennis club at WC

    Victoria Burcham Staff Writer A new table tennis club has been officially recognized at Wilmington College. Things are just getting started for the team, with only a month under its belt. It already boasts a roster of 25 members. Due to the abundance of interest in the club, an open invitational is planned so members

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  • Winter weather brings sickness

    Whitney Anderson Staff Writer As winter quickly approaches, the outbreak of flu and cold symptoms have become a major issue amongst students and faculty. For most students, the clothing they wore during the summer has become a thing of the past as the weather quickly changes. It has become imperative for most students to keep

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  • Feeling festive?

    Toni Penwell Staff Writer Nothing to do on the weekend?  Check out some of the fabulous festivals around Wilmington in October.  All three of these options are within 1-2 hours of the WC campus.  The first is the Yellow Springs Street Fair, held on Saturday, Oct. 8from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Enjoy an “international

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  • 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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