Wheeling Jesuit University Newswire

Wheeling Jesuit University Newswire

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  1. Headed to Wheeling JesuitRead the original story

    Saturday | Weirton Daily Times

    Madonna High School 2017 graduate Tavon Jeter, alongside brother Marquise and mother Marva Jeter, who was his track coach, will continue his academic and track careers at Wheeling Jesuit University.

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  2. WJU takes part in initiative to foster college cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Weirton Daily Times

    Wheeling Jesuit University has joined Raise.me, a college access platform that expands college opportunities for students of all backgrounds, in addition to helping them prepare for college.

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  3. Are You - SReady For Some Football? Wheeling Jesuit University Announces New ProgramRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 20 | The Intelligencer

    There have been rumors circling for many years that Wheeling Jesuit University was giving serious consideration to adding a football program. University President Debra Townsley made the formal announcement that the school's board of trustees has approved the addition of football as a varsity sport for the 2019 season during a news conference inside the Alma Grace McDonough Center.

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  4. Wheeling Jesuit University to Launch Football ProgramRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 20 | The Intelligencer

    For the first time in its history, Wheeling Jesuit University will field a football team, beginning with an exhibition schedule in 2018-19, while building the capacity to play a full season during the 2019-2020 season. "Adding a football team sends a strong message affirming our commitment to both our athletic conference - the Mountain East - and to the Ohio Valley.

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  5. 80 years celebrated by DiGregory'sRead the original story

    Monday Jun 19 | Herald Star Online

    ... "My sister Mara still works here as well as my daughter Elizabeth who graduated from Wheeling Jesuit University with a degree in business and marketing. She is now the retail manager. And my daughter Rachel works as a preschool teacher at John King ...

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  6. U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin Views Progress in Northern PanhandleRead the original story

    Friday Jun 16 | The Intelligencer

    U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin asked officials with The Health Plan Friday just why they chose to move 460 employees and their offices from St. Clairsville to Wheeling. Manchin made visits throughout Wheeling on Friday - starting with an appearance at West Virginia Rhododendron Girls State on the Wheeling Jesuit University campus, then moving on to see The Health Plan's new headquarters under construction in Wheeling.

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  7. 80 years celebrated by DiGregory'sRead the original story

    Friday Jun 16 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... "My sister Mara still works here as well as my daughter Elizabeth who graduated from Wheeling Jesuit University with a degree in business and marketing. She is now the retail manager. And my daughter Rachel works as a preschool teacher at John King ...

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  8. Rodgers, Wheeling Park Going With the FlowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | The Intelligencer

    ... West Liberty University, while the boys' and girls' soccer teams will split their seasons between Wheeling Jesuit University and the J.B. Chambers 16th Street Complex. The fact that facilities such as West Liberty, Wheeling Jesuit and the Chambers ...

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  9. Perdue: Government shutdown unlikelyRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 15 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Tuesday while addressing high school girls attending West Virginia Rhododendron Girls State at Wheeling Jesuit University as the incoming seniors asked him questions about the budget and the scholarship program during a question-and-answer session. ...

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  10. Students become Mission Control specialistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 1 | Weirton Daily Times

    Eighth-grade students from St. Paul School had the opportunity to live the life of NASA Mission Control specialists on May 5, not by reading a book or watching a video, but rather through first-hand experience with simulated space missions at Wheeling Jesuit University's Challenger Learning Center.

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  11. Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston buys WJU - SassetsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Herald Star Online

    Wheeling Jesuit University has been purchased by the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston in an effort to assure the future of the only Catholic university in West Virginia.

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  12. Mayor Glenn Elliott: WJU - SVital Part of Wheeling's FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    Mayor Glenn Elliott said it is good news for the community as a whole that Wheeling Jesuit University will be on better financial ground in the future after the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston paid off the school's debt and purchased the property. He said parallels can be drawn between the WJU situation and the sale of Ohio Valley Medical Center.

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  13. Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston Purchases Wheeling Jesuit UniversityRead the original story

    May 23, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    Wheeling Jesuit University has been purchased by the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston to assure the future of the only Catholic university in West Virginia. Earlier this year, WJU's board of trustees appealed to the diocese to take action to help secure its long-term future and lower its operating costs.

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  14. Wheeling-Charleston Diocese pays off Wheeling-Jesuit's long-term debtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    President Dr. Debra Townsley could feel a collective sigh of relief on campus of Wheeling-Jesuit University Tuesday when she told the school's employees the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston through Bishop Michael Bransfield had decided to pay off the university's long-term bond debt. "They are helping us pay off that long-term debt and giving us long-term financial stability and when I announced it to the employees this morning they applauded the Bishop and the Diocese," Towns said.

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  15. Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston Purchases Wheeling Jesuit University's AssetsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    Wheeling Jesuit University has been purchased by the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston in an effort to assure the future of the only Catholic university in West Virginia. Earlier this year, WJU's Board of Trustees appealed to the diocese to take action to help secure its long-term future and lower its operating costs.

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  16. Wheeling Jesuita s Fund Raising Dinner, Gaudiosa, Raises $130,000 for Student ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Weirton Daily Times

    Wheeling Jesuit University's annual fundraising dinner, Gaudiosa, once again this year raised more than $100,000 to support student scholarships.

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  17. 'Jackets senior not taking anything for grantedRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... He has narrowed down his choices to West Liberty University, University of Charleston and Wheeling Jesuit University. "I'm still trying to find the right fit. I'm planning to major in chemistry. I'd like to be a chemical engineer or go into ...

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  18. Wheeling Jesuit University baseball coach retiresRead the original story

    May 13, 2017 | Washington Times

    Although he had two days left of coaching, Terry Edwards thought it was just going to be a normal game day. He went to the J.B. Chambers I-470 Field and was setting things up for Senior Day against West Liberty for a doubleheader on May 7. What also happened came to his surprise as he was honored for all that he has done with coaching in the Ohio Valley, including throwing out the opening pitch to his son, Justin before Game 1. Edwards will be calling it quits after today as he will retire from being Wheeling Jesuit's baseball coach after 13 years with the Cardinals and almost 40 years total.

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  19. Principals selected for Brooke's new middle schoolRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | Herald Star Online

    ... earned degrees in secondary education at West Liberty University and educational leadership from Wheeling Jesuit University. Whitehead has been assistant principal at Wellsburg Middle School since 2014. He taught social studies at Follansbee Middle ...

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  20. Walking to Change Type 1 to Type NoneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    Photos Provided Dr. Amy Jean walks with her sons, from left, Aaron, Asher and Adam, at the 2015 Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund 5K Walk held at Wheeling Jesuit University. This year, the walk returns to Bethany College on Saturday.

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