Tuesday 28th April 2015,
The Transcript
  • Rowland Avenue was shut down for Rock the Block, a two-hour event featuring a band, food trucks, lawn games, and more. Photo courtesy of Spenser Hickey.

    Rock the Block a sophomore success

    With an higher turnout of around 100 more students, this year’s Rock the Block ramped up the post-Day on the Jay concept begun last spring by bringing in more food trucks and a band from

  • Freshman TJ Galamba as Bobby Strong leads his fellow oppressed townspeople in a song. Photo courtesy of Alanna Easley.

    Musical comedy has students laughing

    By: Liz Hardaway, Transcript correspondent   There is nothing dry about “Urinetown: the Musical,” the self-aware and witty comedy that opened at Chappelear Drama Center on April 17. “Urinetown: the Musical,” written by Greg Kotis,

  • Photo courtesy of graphis.com.

    OWU gets $50,000 grant to study waste reduction in eastern Asia

    Making interdisciplinary connections and improving waste reduction methods are the goals of the team of faculty recently awarded a $50,000 grant. The grant is one of five awarded nationwide and comes from the Henry Luce

  • Rock Jones and members of the Missler family take a moment to remember Ryan Missler's legacy. Photo courtesy of Spenser Hickey.

    Ryan Missler’s last ball game

    When Ryan Missler hit a home run, it went farther than people were ready for. At home in a practice game, he knocked a ball into the middle of Route 23, a record, then broke

  • Photo courtesy of irockjazz.com.

    Wil Haygood to speak at graduation

    The American journalist and author Wil Haygood is set to speak at Ohio Wesleyan’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 10. Haygood was chosen by Ohio Wesleyan president, Rock Jones and senior class president, Elizabeth Fisher.

Photo courtesy of www2.rosemont.edu.

We are two weeks away from graduation. I’d say the real world is knocking on the door, but at this point I feel more like the first little pig in his house of hay, and [...]