Wednesday 31st August 2016,
The Transcript
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  • An organic pineapple plantation in Costa Rica. Photo by Olivia Lease.

    Look closer: being a mindful consumer

    Olivia Lease, Online Editor I try to see stories in everything I purchase. I wonder whose hands made the sweater resting on my shoulders or where the watermelon I am currently eating was grown, picked,

  • Dr. Jed Burtt. Photo by Mark Schmitter.

    OWU professor of 37 years dies

    Matt Cohen, Editor-in-Chief An Ohio Wesleyan professor of 37 years died the morning of Wednesday, April 27. Professor Emeritus Edward “Jed” Burtt, 68, of Delaware, Ohio, passed away at his home. Burtt received the Ohio

  • FireDogz truck.

    FireDogz hit the Jay

    Ela Mazumdar, Transcript Reporter Ohio Wesleyan’s Public Safety (PS) is working on promoting the JAYwalk to entice students to walk on campus instead of choosing Spring Street. Former PS officer Jay McCann’s FireDogz food truck,

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    Seniors and alumni reflect on OWU

    Areena Arora, Managing Editor With only two weeks left to graduation, besides academic work and designing graduation caps, seniors have much to accomplish. While some wish to drive on the JayWalk, others want to maintain strong

Makeover: Slocum edition

Slocum lobby under renovation. Photo courtesy of Areena Arora Areena Arora, Managing Editor When students return to campus in fall, they have much to look forward to. A new welcome center for the Admissions Office in Slocum [...]

Posted On April 30, 2016 | No Comments on Letter to the editor

Letter to the Editor Ohio Wesleyan University Transcript Monday, April 25, 2016 To Whom It May Concern: As former Editor-in- Chief and Managing Editor of the Ohio Wesleyan University Transcript, we were dismayed by the recent [...]

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Posted On April 12, 2016 | No Comments on 50-Day Club takes off

David Fradkin, Transcript Correspondent It is finally spring where the weather is getting warmer and the school year is winding down. It is also that time of the year when Backstretch Bar hosts its annual 50-Day [...]