Friday 09th October 2015,
The Transcript
  • The Ohio Wesleyan community came together Oct. 1 to celebrate the dedication of the new Simpson Querrey Fitness Center and re-dedication of the Edwards Gymnasium. Photo by Paul Vernon.

    OWU celebrates new athletic facilities

    The leaves were falling as the Bishop Band played to a gathering crowd of students, alumni, faculty and Board of Trustees members. The whole spectrum of OWU’s community was assembled on Oct. 1 to celebrate the

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    Bishops dominate in volleyball invitational

    By: Ross Hickenbottom, Transcript Reporter It was one for the record books. The Bishop Invitational took place on Sept. 25 and 26 at Ohio Wesleyan’s Branch Rickey Arena and with a record of four wins, zero

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    OWU’s marketing: a banquet of changes

    Are you hungry for excellence? Ravenous to learn? Have an insatiable appetite? Ohio Wesleyan’s marketing team has chosen the theme of hunger to create a new, bold look for promotional materials, the website and campus itself.

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    Faculty approve new major, debate OWU’s future

    When the call to adjourn the faculty meeting echoed across Merrick’s third floor, faculty and administrators breathed a collective sigh of relief. This Sept. 21, faculty met to discuss issues ranging from ways to increase revenue

  • People form a circle in the Benes Rooms as part of the EarthDance festivities. Photo by Shashank Sharma.

    OWU dances for peace

    Ohio Wesleyan students promoted peace Saturday, Sept. 19 through dance, participation and community. The seventh annual EarthDance occasioned this uplifting event. It is a tradition that started in 1997. It has presented more than 600 music and

Dr. Amy Butcher read from her memoir in the Bayley Room before a crowd of students and faculty. Photo courtesy of Katie Kuckelheim.

By: Katie Kuckelheim, Transcript reporter   Amy Butcher, assistant professor of English at Ohio Wesleyan, recently published a memoir about her own years as a college student, and on Sept. 17, she gave a reading in Beeghly [...]

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It’s a cause for celebration. Named after Ohio Wesleyan’s long-­time golf coach Dick Gordin, the Gordin Classic golf tournament has been a fixture of OWU athletics for a quarter century. Gordin was coach of the men’s [...]