Alumni Events



Marlin Spirit Day

Flaunt your favorite VWC gear at home, at work, or at play for Marlin Spirit Day on Friday, September 30. We're looking for photos from alumni, students, faculty, staff, and Wesleyan friends from around the world boasting your favorite Marlin shirts, hats, pants, blankets, diplomas, and more. Decorate your home, decorate your office, or decorate your kids and pets with Marlin gear and snap a picture. Tweet and post your photos to Twitter and Instagram (mention @vawesleyan with the hashtag #marlinspiritday) or share them on the Virginia Wesleyan College and Virginia Wesleyan Alumni Facebook pages. You can also send your photos directly to the Office of College Communications at and we'll do our best to post them for you!


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Homecoming & Family Weekend 2016

The Virginia Wesleyan College community is invited to "Come Home" for this year's Homecoming & Family Weekend, October 7-9. Friday festivities will include the annual Homecoming Parade, Oktoberfest Dinner, and an alumni gathering at ShoreBreak Pizza (6-9 p.m., 2941 Shore Dr, Virginia Beach). Saturday will feature the yearly tailgate, food trucks, reunions, athletic events and alumni games. The Theatre Department's fall production of Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward will take place Oct. 7-8 at 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 8-9 at 2 p.m. (reservations required; call 757.455.3381). An interdenominational worship service and brunch will take place on Sunday. Visit the Homecoming & Family Weekend webpage for the full events schedule.

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