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Thank you for making homecoming weekend a success

11.13.2023 | By: Texas Wesleyan University
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More than 170 alumni, friends and community members celebrated this year’s alumni medal recipients during Homecoming weekend.

Congratulations to our honorees!

  • Rick McWhorter ’84 - Alumnus of the Year
  • Terry O'Halloran ’78 - Distinguished Alumnus
  • Rosa Navejar - Honorary Alumna
  • Zahraa Saheb '18 - Young Alumni Achievement Award
  • Veronica Martinez '81 - Wesleyan Service Award
  • Tamika Johnson ’11 MBA '19 - Wesleyan Flame Award
  • Les Ledingham IV ’02 - O.D. Bounds Award

A special thank you to our event sponsors:

  • The Rios Group - Presenting Sponsor
  • Laura and Rick McWhorter - Gold Sponsor
  • Texas Health - Gold Sponsor
  • Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce - Gold Sponsor
  • Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce - Blue Sponsor
  • Dr. Greg Phillips ’70 - Blue Sponsor

Proceeds from the Alumni Medal Dinner help support the Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship.

We had a great turnout at our tailgate at the homecoming football game. Thank you to Whitsell and Company, P.C. for sponsoring the event. 

If you or your business are interested in sponsoring an alumni event, please let us know by sending an email to or calling 817-531-6548.

Upcoming events include the Wesleyan 5K and reunion weekend. 

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