Thursday 18th September 2014,
The Transcript
  • A drone flies over Ohio Wesleyan during Day on the JAY. Photo by Spenser Hickey

    Departments use drones for dollars

    By Ellin Youse and Jamell Brown-Smith Editor-in-Chief and Transcript Reporter Departments at Ohio Wesleyan University are using small, pilotless aircrafts, or drones, to cheaply produce content that would otherwise cost thousands of extra dollars. Drone

  • The White House unveiled plans this week to take on ISIL in Iraq. Photo: Wikimedia

    Global Grab: Obama’s ISIL strategy and Scotland’s independence vote

      The Issue: ISIL The situation in the Middle East has been worsening during this past week. On Wednesday, Sept. 10, President Barack Obama made a speech to the nation, stating his intention to go

  • A sign posted in Hamilton-Williams Campus Center Monday night detailed the adjusted dining options offered after a burst pipe closed Smith Dining Hall. Photo by Spenser Hickey

    Burst pipe shuts down Smith dining hall

    Chartwells resumed services Tuesday after repairs A Delaware sanitarian’s surprise inspection of Smith Hall’s cafeteria got a surprise of its own when a second floor pipe burst, leaking water through the ceiling. “We really don’t

  • The Ebola virus has killed about 2,100 people in West Africa. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

    Global Grab: Ebola goes rural and U.S. counters ISIL

    The Issue: Ebola Ebola is one of the most fatal diseases known to humankind, and it is the cause of one of the deadliest outbreaks in history in Africa. According to the World Health Organization,

  • Freshman Kaden Vaughn Thompson gives a thumbs up through the glass of the dunk tank at Day on the JAY last Friday, Aug. 29.

    The Bishops are back

    Welcome Week kicks off new year

Senior Maria Urbina tends bar at the new Solar Saloon, located at 2 1/2 N. Sandusky St.
Posted On September 17, 2014 | No Comments

Spirits and solar power is the concept behind Solar Saloon, a new bar in downtown Delaware. Solar Saloon operates completely on solar power, and the bar also sells solar panels in addition to it’s drinks. [...]

Posted On September 11, 2014 | No Comments

If you’ve ever picked up a Transcript and looked at page six, you probably think that we editors have a lot of opinions. Well, we do. We’re journalists by trade, and that comes with a [...]

“Tightrope” from Jim Zivic’s furniture exhibition at Ross Art Museum. Photo from Communications
Posted On September 11, 2014 | No Comments

Alumni bring together furniture and paintings, create interior design dreamland The Ross Art Museum featured two contrasting exhibitions of two of Ohio Wesleyan University’s own alumni: Jim Zivic (’83) and Chris Kahler (’91). The alums [...]

Sophomore Kallie Winston in a race at the Sept. 6 Ohio Wesleyan Inivitational. Photo: battlingbishops.com
Posted On September 11, 2014 | No Comments

After a strong finish at the OWU Invitational, both the men’s and women’s cross country teams look forward to an exciting year. The men finished second out of ten and the women fourth. Top runners [...]