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The Witness Newspaper
  • WC students experience Nicaragua

    Christina Orchard Kristin Finkbeiner  WC students As Wilmington College students we had the rare opportunity to travel to the Central American country of Nicaragua for nearly two weeks starting August 5, 2011. We had little knowledge as to what to expect and what our travels there would entail. We both had a general idea that

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  • Food hot topic at WC

    Sahe Wright Staff Writer Sodexo, Inc., at Wilmington College is always a hot topic amongst students. The discussion, however, rarely ends on a positive note for Sodexo. Common complaints range from the quality of food to meal plan options. At Wilmington College, there are only two meal plans available to students who live in the

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  • Admissions Office has new look

    Sahe Wright Staff Writer If you build it they will come. That’s exactly what Wilmington College has in mind this year with the recent renovations taking place. College Hall is currently under construction to give the place a new fresh look.  Right through the front doors, the admissions office has been the starting point for

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  • Kappa Delta sorority raising money to prevent child abuse

    Imagine being referred to as “it” by your own mother and being tortured on a daily basis. Picture your arm being pulled out of socket in one of your mother’s alcoholic rages or being stabbed with a kitchen knife. When you are allowed the luxury of food, you are forced to eat rotten scraps out

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  • Opportunities with WC yearbook

    Were you involved in producing your High School’s yearbook? Do you enjoy graphic design or taking pictures? Would you like to get involved in producing this year’s Wilmington College yearbook? Then the WC Yearbook staff needs you! Simply register for COM475: Yearbook when you register for you classes. You can receive up to 3 hours of class

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  • All invited to panel discussion

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In honor of this cause, Wilmington college will be hosting a panel discussion on breast cancer on Wednesday, Oct. 26 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in dining room C and D in the TOP. The event is open to students, faculty, staff, and the community. It will feature guest presenter Priya Rudolph,

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  • Investigative journalist is first speaker at WC’s peace symposium

    Toni Penwell Staff Writer As water in the form of rain fell on the Wilmington College campus, the first speaker of the Westheimer Peace Symposium, Charles Fishman shared his thoughts on and experiences with water around the globe. Fishman is an investigative reporter and author of the book, The Big Thirst. According to biographical information

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  • 21st Westheimer Peace Symposium kicks off at 10 a.m.

    The theme for this year’s peace symposium is “WaterCARE: Conservation, Access, Responsibility, Equality.” The day starts at 10 a.m. with Charles Fishman discussing “The New Age of Water: Re-Imagining How We Use Water and How We Think About It.” An award-winning investigaive journalist, he will discuss issues that surround water from Vermont  to India. At 1:15 p.m.

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  • Freshmen, transfer students share insights on life at WC

    Mackenzie Potter Staff Writer As we pass halfway mark of the first semester, freshmen and students new to Wilmington College for this 2011-2012 school year are now familiar with the campus life. Leaving home and starting college for the first time can be terrifying for some, while exciting for others. This is a transition that

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  • Haunted Houses open for the Halloween season

    Megan McDonough Staff Writer It’s almost that time of year when carving pumpkins, campfires, finding costumes, eating caramel apples and candy, and watching horror films are on everyone’s mind. Halloween is also the time when haunted houses open up, and the sounds of chainsaws, screams, and maniacal laughter fill the air. Wilmington and the surrounding

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