Thursday 23rd March 2017,
The Transcript

Ohio Wesleyan kicks off 175 years with charter day celebration


By Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor On Tuesday, March 7, from noon to 1 p.m., Ohio Wesleyan is celebrating its 175th year on the day the school was given a charter. Erin England, social media producer for the office of university communications and coordinator of the event, said President Rock Jones [...]

March 6, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0

Tough loss brings experience for freshman goalie


By Jalen Daoust, Transcript Correspondent The men’s lacrosse team lost 12-11 against the top-five ranked Tigers in a shootout that went into overtime while also giving one freshman some well needed experience. The Ohio Wesleyan Lacrosse men’s team started the season Feb. 18. They would play their first game against Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) who [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Sports 0

NCAA denies OWU men’s basketball


By Evan Walsh, Chief Copy Editor Despite finishing the year with 21 wins and a conference championship appearance, the Bishops were not chosen to compete in this year’s Division III National Tournament. Ohio Wesleyan defeated Kenyon and Wittenberg en route to the NCAC championship game. However, their 14-game win streak came [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Sports 0

Essayist John D’Agata visits campus


By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Things got personal last week when John D’Agata came to visit. American essayist John D’Agata held a writing salon in Sturges, as well as a reading of his work in Merrick Hall on Feb. 21. In the evening, D’Agata read an essay from “About a Mountain.” In this essay, [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Entertainment 0

Feminism takes the stage


By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Religion. Sex. Mental Health. Politics. These were all topics of discussion at Saturday night’s “Butterfly Confessions.” Twelve women dressed in black sat in the middle of the Studio theater, standing up to read monologues from Yetta Young’s “Butterfly Confessions.” From describing how a man should treat a [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Entertainment 0

The Beat: Future releases two albums in the same week


By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter Hip-hop artist Future has put out two albums in the past week, and he might be breaking records as both soar to No. 1 on the charts. On Feb. 17 Future released his self-titled album and it immediately shot to No. 1 with more than 100 million streams and 60,000 [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Entertainment 0

Spring Break: Which side are you on?


By Evan Walsh, Chief Copy Editor and Sara Hollabaugh, Online Editor By Evan Walsh I can’t imagine there are too many bad ways to spend spring break. And I’ve got to admit Sara’s Spring break plans are wor- thy of envy. But there will always be those college students among us that simply cannot [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh Opinion 0

Delta Gamma’s annual philanthropy event makes a splash


By Aleksei Pavloff, Sports Editor Greek life at Ohio Wesleyan University came together to participate in Delta Gamma’s Anchor Splash, and other drives to raise money for a philanthropic cause just last week. Every spring semester, Delta Gamma (DG) holds Anchor Splash at the Meek Aquatic and Recreation Center. To [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0

Retired Army official warns of nuclear threats

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By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Though a nuclear bomb has not been detonated in 70 years, nuclear security still remains a strenuous and messy issue in foreign policy. “Every nation forms their foreign policy and national security policy based on their own self-interest,” said retired Army Maj. Gen. [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0

Local ice cream shop welcomes back customers


By Alanna Henderson, Managing Editor Dari Point is officially open for the season. The locally, family owned ice cream shop is now open from mid-Feb. and closes mid-Oct. The ice cream shop opened on Feb. 15 and welcomed the warm weather. Current storeowner Jim Ballinger worked at Dari Point for [...]

March 2, 2017 Sara Hollabaugh News 0