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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

Political pendulum shifts in Latin America

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief By many indicators, Latin America has the most unequal distribution of wealth in the world. Some have termed Latin America’s uneven distribution “the birth defect of in- equality because it dates back to at least colonization,” [...]

March 23, 2017 News, Politics

WCSA TODAY: Bill Nye budget denied due to cost

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief The Environment and Wildlife Club (E&W) requested $75,000 to bring Bill Nye to Ohio Wesleyan for Green Week. The Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs’ (WCSA) Budget Committee denied the request. E&W wanted to bring either Nye [...]

March 23, 2017 News

Q&A: Recent graduate and aspiring dancer, Jeremy Griffin-Jackson, talks OWU and future plans

By Alanna Henderson, Managing Editor Q: Tell me a little about yourself and what your years were like at Ohio Wesleyan. A: I’m originally from the Detroit, Michigan, a recent OWU graduate as of December, and I spent my three and a half [...]

March 2, 2017 News