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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

President’s Club to host trilogy event with Jason Barger

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief Author, keynote speaker and leadership consultant Jason Barger will speak at Ohio Wesleyan at 8 p.m. on March 2 about his experiences as a CEO and the inspiration for his work. The event is hosted by President’s Club and will be [...]

March 2, 2017 News

Faculty Meeting: Faculty vote to approve changes to curriculum

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief Faculty voted to allow Human Anatomy (ZOOL 329) for permanent addition to the zoology program and also approved changes to the curriculum for music majors at the faculty meeting Feb. 20. Ohio Wesleyan’s music department requested “alterations to music courses, [...]

March 2, 2017 News

Third OWU SLUplex construction underway

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief Come fall semester, a new Small Living Unit (SLU) will emerge on the block. The third SLUplex is going to be located at 110 Rowland Ave. between 94 and 118 Rowland, according to an email from Wendy Piper, assistant [...]

February 16, 2017 News

WCSA Today: Senate passes a bill to appoint archivist

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief The Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) passed a bill to appoint an archivist at its full senate meeting on Feb. 13. Though the archivist would be a part of WCSA, the position is a separate entity from the [...]

February 16, 2017 News

Lessons in raspberry puff pastries and journalism

By Gopika Nair, Editor-in-Chief Alongside an Everest of newspapers sits a magenta booklet on my parents’ coffee table back home. The booklet is a compilation of articles my dad wrote for his weekly column “Puff Pastry” when he was a [...]

February 2, 2017 Opinion