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The Witness Newspaper
  • There Is a Purpose – Avenue Q in Review

    pictured above:  Kate Monster (Jessica Fair) and Princeton (Joshua Woodward) talking together Today’s world is full of controversy and lacks discussion. Many pointed issues, either on Capitol Hill or around one’s dinner table, are talked about but not resolved. At times, news reports and media messages seem bleak and there is a little conversation to

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  • WC Chorale Music is Advil for the Soul

    There have been many studies supporting the idea that music is beneficial to the body and mind in many ways. For people that struggle with mental illness, it is said that music is a way to destress a situation by decreasing a person’s anxiety and depression. According to http://www.lifehack.org, there are fifteen benefits that music

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  • The Work of Terry Inlow, “A Mostly Humorous Retrospective”

    On Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, the Harcum Art Gallery will be hosting an artist’s reception for the new art exhibit, “A Mostly Humorous Retrospective.” The new art exhibit features the work of Terry Inlow. Inlow worked at Wilmington College for more than forty years in the art department and

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  • Avenue Q Presents a Fine, Fine Line

    It was recently announced that the Wilmington College Theater Department will be presenting Avenue Q as their Fall musical. The show dates are November 16, 17, and 18; but this is not a typical musical comedy. Firstly, puppets are incorporated into the musical, so  puppets and humans both interact on stage. This presents the actors

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  • WC Chorale Members Increase Substantially in Fall

    The Wilmington College Chorale has always been a group that is small in number, but mighty in sound. Although having a small group of singers was an incredible experience, the choir began expressing a need for more members, especially men. This need has been fulfilled, with over 20 members this semester. Brandi James, a senior

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  • Pushing Boundaries: Contemporary Art Exhibit in Harcum Gallery

    The David & June Harcum Art Gallery located in Boyd is hosting the artworks of Andrew Yakscoe. It features 18 contemporary pieces of art that focus on the artist’s difficult life experiences. Andrew Yakscoe is both an artist and art educator; he studied at the University of Cincinnati and currently works at the Cincinnati Art

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  • Let Your Heart Sing! WC’s Chorale Concert

    On Sunday, April 30, Wilmington College Chorale had its second concert of the year with a theme of “songs through the ages,” with pieces from many different time periods. The concert began at 7:30, with the first piece, “Keep Your Lamps.” Gina Beck, Wilmington College’s Chorale Director says, “They are small in number, but mighty

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  • Blood at the Root, a Success for Student Actors

    On Thursday April 20th and Friday April 21st, Wilmington College students performed the play Blood at the Root in the Heiland Theatre at the Boyd Cultural Arts Center. Blood of the Root is based off of the story of the “Jena Six,” six black high school students in Jena, Louisiana who were initially charged with

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