Thursday 20th November 2014,
The Transcript
  • Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, the temporary home of Ohio Wesleyan's weight room. Photo:

    OWU’s composting program does a disappearing act

    Students had the opportunity last year to compost their food and paper waste in The Marketplace. However, this year that program has gone away due to location and inefficiency. Student interns, juniors Ellen Hughes and

  • Verne Edwards. Photo courtesy Becky Schwartz, Chaplain's Office

    Verne Edwards, an ‘angel on the shoulder’

    Ohio Wesleyan faculty, staff, alumni and Delaware residents will honor Verne Edwards, the former  journalism professor who set higher standards for his students than many of their future editors, on Nov. 22 in the Benes

  • Image: Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs on Facebook.

    WCSA treasurer now an appointed position

    Starting this year, the treasurer for the Wesleyan Council of Student Affairs (WCSA) will be appointed by current WCSA members, instead of elected by the student body. Sophomore treasurer Sam Schurer said the change was

  • The flag of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant. Image: Wikimedia

    Global Grab: ISIL beheads fifth captive, Japan’s economy shrinks

    The Issue: ISIL Over the weekend, the Islamic State released a video showing the beheading of Peter Kassig, an American aid worker. He was the fifth Western hostage the group has killed and the third American,

  • Image: Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs on Facebook.

    Newcomers take on veterans in WCSA election

    The candidates for the Wesleyan Council of Student Affairs’ highest offices have some similarities. All four are juniors, all are in Greek organizations and they presented three-point platforms with their respective running mates at Monday’s

A group of Smith RAs poses with PS Officer Jay McCann.
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In the spirit of giving thanks, Resident Assistants of Smith Hall publicly displayed their appreciation for Ohio Wesleyan’s Public Safety department. The RAs tabled Nov. 10-12 to gather signatures on a banner and signed cards [...]

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Reporter vows to do away with excessive materialism in 2015 By some people’s standards, you might say that I live a life of excess. By some standards, we all do. Consumption and consumerism is key [...]

2010 Symphony Portrait credit copy Lighter
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They pluck their strings, blare their horns, and beat their drums, but the Central Ohio Symphony Orchestra does much more than perform for the Ohio Wesleyan community. The orchestra was founded in 1978 as a [...]

Senior Caroline Welker. Photo:
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Senior Caroline Welker, a key member of the OWU women’s basketball team, was hit by a Delaware Police Department car last Thanksgiving while crossing Central Avenue. The officer driving the vehicle, Mark Jackson, was charged [...]

Sophomore defensive end Gary Brodek. Photo:

A Q&A with Gary Brodek

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