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Peach of a movie breaks Hollywood barriers

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief Skip the world—the one demanding your attention, testing your patience, breaking your will—for two hours and submerge yourself in 80s Italy. That summer in small-town Bordighera. Swimming in the river. Biking past cobblestoned streets. Transcribing Bach. [...]

November 13, 2017 Entertainment, Opinion

2018 WCSA election results announced

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief The Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) has elected its first female black student body president. Senior Cara Harris will serve as the WCSA president in 2018 and sophomore Peyton Hardesty was elected vice president. The 2017 WCSA [...]

November 12, 2017 News

Freedom of speech brought to light in play

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief  With Fahrenheit 451’s production, Ohio Wesleyan’s theatre and dance department brought attention to national issues concerning free speech and censorship. After five weeks of rehearsals, the production was held on the Main Stage inside Chappelear Drama [...]

October 25, 2017 Entertainment

The sleaze goes beyond the screen

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief A woman who wants to make it in the film industry is expected to schmooze by letting men have their way with them. Then, they have to remain silent because speaking out against prominent Hollywood figures [...]

October 25, 2017 Opinion

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