Saturday 30th April 2016,
The Transcript
  • 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,

  • Photo courtesy of owu.edu

    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

  • Society for Professional Journalists.

    OWU faculty wins Brick Wall award

    Areena Arora, Managing Editor The Central Ohio chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) awarded the Brick Wall Award to the Ohio Wesleyan faculty on April 20 at a Columbus barn. The award was presented

Dwayne Todd

Areena Arora, Managing Editor In an email addressed to the Ohio Wesleyan community on April 29, President Rock Jones announced Dwayne Todd has been hired as the new vice president for student engagement and success, beginning [...]

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

     To the members of the Ohio Wesleyan University community: The April 18 action by the OWU faculty members should be reversed immediately. Although OWU, as a private institution, is well within its legal rights to [...]

The Backstretch. Photo courtesy of yelp.com.
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 [...]

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

     To the members of the Ohio Wesleyan University community: The April 18 action by the OWU faculty members should be reversed immediately. Although OWU, as a private institution, is well within its legal rights to [...]