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Monthly Archives: November 2014

A reporter’s reflection on issues of prejudice, privilege and awareness

A reporter’s reflection on issues of prejudice, privilege and awareness

By Spenser Hickey Assistant Copy Editor This editorial contains references to slurs used against minority communities. I had my first brush with the issue of on-campus racism last year, writing a story on a rally over the death of Florida [...]

March 28, 2013 Opinion
Beyond the Equal Sign: Being a straight ally involves more than a profile picture

Beyond the Equal Sign: Being a straight ally involves more than a profile picture

My Facebook news feed was a sea of red on Tuesday. As the Supreme Court commenced oral arguments in Hollingsworth v. Perry, the landmark case on marriage equality challenging the blatantly heterosexist Proposition 8 from California and the federal Defense [...]

March 28, 2013 Opinion
OWU Chamber Choir spends spring break singing and sightseeing in Italy

OWU Chamber Choir spends spring break singing and sightseeing in Italy

Emily Hostetler Transcript Correpondent Students learned a little bit about ancient choral music, and even more about themselves, on the Chamber Choir’s trip to Italy. Ohio Wesleyan’s Chamber Choir, a select group of students from the Choral Arts Choir, spent [...]

March 28, 2013 Entertainment
Firedogs drop close match to Denison

Firedogs drop close match to Denison

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March 28, 2013 Sports
Softball starts out strong, aims to qualify for national tournament

Softball starts out strong, aims to qualify for national tournament

By Graham Lucas Transcript Correspondent For most students, spring break was an opportunity to see relatives or live out an absurd MTV born fantasy in Cabo, but OWU softball spent their break accumulating a 7-3 record and a third place [...]

March 28, 2013 Sports
Freshman swimmer breaks school and personal records at nationals

Freshman swimmer breaks school and personal records at nationals

By Marilyn Baer Transcript Reporter Freshman swimmer Jessica Ward received 13th place and honorable mention All-America status last weekend at the NCAA swimming and diving national championship in Shenandoah, Texas. This is the first time since 1994 that a Bishops [...]

March 28, 2013 Sports
Winters receives  national and regional recognition for  basketball performance

Winters receives national and regional recognition for basketball performance

By Heather Kuch Sports Editor Although the Ohio Wesleyan men’s basketball season ended two weeks ago, senior point guard Andy Winters continues to receive honors for his play this season. Winters was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches [...]

March 28, 2013 Sports
OWU sends support to UNC, Oberlin

OWU sends support to UNC, Oberlin

By Spenser Hickey Assistant Copy Editor OWU students speak out for UNC-CH rape survivors Several hours after senior Leah Shaeffer heard Landen Gambill, a sophomore at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is reportedly facing expulsion for speaking [...]

March 25, 2013 News
Mystified and double bound: Alcohol and adulthood in American culture

Mystified and double bound: Alcohol and adulthood in American culture

By Noah Manskar Editor-in-Chief Alcohol and adulthood are strange bedfellows at the uniquely American institution of the residential university. With entrance into college—and the departure from home it often necessitates—comes a degree of independence and a select few accompanying privileges. [...]

March 25, 2013 News
Artists shine in All-Student Spring Show

Artists shine in All-Student Spring Show

By Sara Jane Sheehan Transcript Correspondent Different types of art are on display in the lobby of Beeghly Library for the annual Spring Art Show, where many students’ works are presented for the whole Ohio Wesleyan community to see. The [...]

March 25, 2013 Entertainment