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NC Wesleyan will host its annual golf tournament, The Wesleyan Cup, Thursday, April 20, 2017 at the beautiful Belmont Lake Golf Club in Rocky Mount. Tournament is open to both men and women. Registration and lunch begin at 11:00 am, with a 12:15 pm start time (shotgun). Four person team $500 (includes lunch). All Wesleyan Cup proceeds will support the Wesleyan Fund which sponsors scholarships, financial aid, and academic assistance programs for our students.
To register or for more information on the tournament and sponsorships click here or contact: Eddie Coats (252) 955-6541, Mark Hinson (252) 955-1466 or John Brown (252) 481-4326.

NC Wesleyan Society Gala Honors Donors

North Carolina Wesleyan College honored Wesleyan Society members and their guests at a Gala Thursday, February 23. More than 150 people attended the event held at The Dunn Center for the Performing Arts. Founded in 2004, the Wesleyan Society recognizes individuals and organizations who invest in Wesleyan’s future with an annual gift of $1,000 or more. Special recognition was given at the Gala to those who have continued to support the College for five or more consecutive years. Members and guests enjoyed the music of the trio, MasterTrax. A huge THANK YOU to our sponsors for the Gala: Advantage Rental, Carney & Co., Lou Reda’s an American Table, Photography by Garry E. Hodges Sunset Studios, LLC, and Sodexo. If you are interested in learning more about the Wesleyan Society, contact Tammy Robinson, Director of Donor Relations & Stewardship (252) 985-5581 or trobinson@ncwc.edu.

NC Wesleyan To Launch Alumni Directory Project

Wesleyan has authorized Publishing Concepts (PCI) to launch a project to update contact information for all Wesleyan alumni and to create a new alumni directory. Continue Reading Here…….

New John Alden Scoreboard at Bauer Field

NC Wesleyan’s Bauer Field has a new state-of-the-art scoreboard. Bauer Field’s most recent addition was made possible via a generous donation by former Battling Bishop John Alden, who was the starting catcher in Wesleyan’s inaugural baseball game versus Windham College of Vermont back in 1961. A continuous supporter of the College’s Moe Bauer Endowment, Mr. Alden possesses tremendous admiration for his former coach and is humbled to honor him in this way. Continue Reading Here…….

Shelton Leadership Challenge To Be Held At NCWC

The Shelton Leadership Challenge is a six-day residential experience to help students expand their knowledge and skills of what it takes to be a leader. Students will participate in activities that will help them have a greater understanding for personal leadership interpersonal dynamics, the role of values and ethics in leadership, leadership traits and approaches, empowering others, civic and social responsibility, and goal setting. Continue Reading Here…..