Friday 21st October 2016,
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    Perkins Observatory: expanding the view since 1931

    By Julia Snyder, Transcript Reporter Since the groundbreaking ceremony in 1923, Perkins Observatory has been a significant landmark on Ohio Wesleyan’s campus. Perkins Observatory was founded by Hiram Perkins, a mathematics and astronomy professor at OWU

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    Letter from alumnae requesting aid for Haiti

    Dear Ohio Wesleyan students, staff, and faculty, Hurricane Matthew recently hit Haiti, causing destruction and devastation that has not yet been fully assessed. This is a category 4 storm, with winds over 125 mph and

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    OWU professor quoted in New York Times article

    By Evan Walsh, Transcript Reporter Jenny Holland, a professor of politics and government at Ohio Wesleyan, was recently quoted in a New York Times article about the impact Delaware County voting demographics and local economic growth

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    Snowden talks national security at OWU

    By Courtney Dunne, Editor-in-Chief and Areena Arora, Managing Editor Wednesday, Sept. 28 was not a typical day at OWU. Edward Snowden joined the OWU community for a video conversation. Snowden, former National Security Agency (NSA)

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    Faculty approves new majors

    By Transcript Staff   Two new majors and one new minor along with three new courses were approved at the faculty meeting on Sept. 19, according to several faculty members interviewed after the meeting. The

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By Ross Hickenbottom, Sports Editor On Sunday, the 25th of September, I received two ESPN notifications on my phone of deaths in the sports world; Miami Marlins ace pitcher Jose Fernandez and legendary golf icon, [...]

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Team OWU has raised $167,000 more than last year. The total amount of donations received for Team OWU for the 2014-15 school year was $348,682. This raised the [...]

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter Robert Olmstead, director of OWU’s creative writing program, has attracted the attention of directors and writers for his book “Far Bright Star.” Damien Ober, a writer who has worked in television [...]