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DACA’s effect on Ohio Wesleyan

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief  Jose Armendariz roots for the U.S. soccer team when it plays against Mexico. “People might call me a traitor, but why would I support a country I don’t have a memory of and have never grown up [...]

September 15, 2017 News

Campus bookstore transitions to self-operated store

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief  Students could forgo the hunt for affordable textbooks on Amazon with Ohio Wesleyan’s upcoming bookstore transition. Starting Oct. 2, the OWU bookstore will no longer be Follett-operated and will instead reopen as a self-operated store. Lauri [...]

September 15, 2017 News

Students host rally in response to Charlottesville attacks

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief  Ohio Wesleyan students, faculty and staff shared messages of solidarity, love and hope at a rally staged in support of victims of the Charlottesville attacks. Junior Emily Shpiece and senior Ryan Bishop helped organize the event [...]

September 1, 2017 News

Starfish to facilitate student success

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief  An upcoming software program might be the solution to improving Ohio Wesleyan’s retention rates. Starfish is a software meant to help students achieve success during their time at OWU by providing an interface for faculty and [...]

September 1, 2017 News

New laundry service introduced for students

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief  To most, doing laundry is a tedious chore, but for two Ohio Wesleyan students, it’s a means of making bank. Sophomores Jack Cherry, a marketing major, and Jackson Markley, a finance economics major, have introduced Unload, [...]

September 1, 2017 News

Emeritus professor Marty Kalb discusses his art career

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief As a college freshman, Marty Kalb planned to go into the hotel business. “I never thought I would be an artist,” he says. But today the Ohio Wesleyan University emeritus professor of fine arts sits on a bench [...]

September 1, 2017 Entertainment

The New York Times’ mistake brings attention to diversity issue

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief That flimsy, yellow square blanketing your McDonald’s burger patty? It’s supposed to be there, despite how unnatural it may look. But everyone knows that. The “blobs” in your bubble tea, on the other hand? A much [...]

September 1, 2017 Opinion

WCSA Today: New textbook resolution proposed

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief Ohio Wesleyan students could eliminate textbook costs in the future. The Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) proposed a resolution to provide more affordable textbooks at its full senate meeting held April 24. Senior Ryan Bishop [...]

May 1, 2017 Uncategorized

Budget Committee approves fall budgets

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief Ohio Wesleyan’s clubs and organizations requested $200,668 for the upcoming fall semester and the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs’ (WCSA) Budget Committee funded $110,470. President’s Club planned to bring Malcolm Gladwell, staff writer for The New [...]

April 20, 2017 Entertainment

Saudi Arabia remains in a state of transition

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief If global warming becomes a major issue or alternate fuels are developed, Saudi Arabia’s economy will suffer, according to a former energy consultant. To diversify Saudi Arabia’s economy, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud drafted the [...]

March 23, 2017 News, Politics