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Post-flood aftermath in Elliott. Photo by Jane Suttmeier

Elliott cleanup continues

For the past three months, Elliott Hall has been out of commission after a pipe burst and set off the sprinkler system, rendering the building unusable. University President Rock Jones said they are expecting renovations to be completed by Aug. [...]

April 10, 2014 News
An illustration used for the fair, showing that health and wellness goes beyond physical health. Image courtesy of Natalie Duleba

Health center holds tri-focused wellness fair

Spirit, body and mind were the three spheres of this year’s Health and Wellness Fair, the 14th one at Ohio Wesleyan. There were a range of organizations, based around physical, mental and reproductive health. From the university, representatives of the [...]

April 10, 2014 News

SoundOff OWU: What is your current Netflix guilty pleasure?


April 1, 2014 Video
Sophomore Emma Drongowski blew bubbles with children on her Haiti mission trip.
Photo from Facebook

Students travel the globe for spring service

Nine different groups of dedicated Ohio Wesleyan students and staff spent their spring break this year, serving communities across the world from New Orleans to Nicaragua. The mission week each spring is sponsored by the University Chaplain’s office. Their website [...]

March 31, 2014 News
From left to right: senior Krina Patel, senior Priyanka Venkataraman and freshman Shaaref Shah. They are working with the children at Woodward Elementary School. 
Photo by Jija Dutt

Local youth experience global culture

Eight years ago, the International Student Ambassador Program (ISAP) was created to promote cross-cultural exchange and mutual growth by connecting Ohio Wesleyan University’s international students and global nomads to the Delaware Community. Today, the program continues to grow at an [...]

March 31, 2014 News
Photo by Jane Suttmeier

Behind the Bishop: Students wanted for mascot

Photo by Jane Suttmeier; illustration by Hannah Urano “Battling” isn’t usually the first word that comes to mind when you hear the word “Bishop,”unless you go to Ohio Wesleyan. In 1925, the term “Battling Bishop” was the winning nickname selected [...]

March 21, 2014 News
Students dance for culture

Students dance for culture

Despite limited attendance, Ohio Wesleyan students embraced distinctive cultural dances last Friday in a workshop sponsored by SANGAM, the South Asian student organization on campus. Senior Krina Patel, SANGAM president, said the event was the first of its kind. The [...]

March 6, 2014 Entertainment
CPB to introduce Josh Radnor to OWU

CPB to introduce Josh Radnor to OWU

  “All my friends back home are so jealous right now,” said freshman Shashank Sharma, about actor Josh Radnor’s March 19 visit to Ohio Wesleyan. “I’m a die hard fan of How I Met Your Mother, so (Radnor) coming to [...]

March 6, 2014 News
A different kind of fast food

A different kind of fast food

A new food truck will be fueling the streets of Columbus this spring, thanks to a recent OWU grad and his partner. Andrew Tuchow, ’13, and his business partner, Andy O’Brien, are opening their food truck starting April 1 of [...]

February 28, 2014 News
Drag shOWU raises money for a mission

Drag shOWU raises money for a mission

Through dance, drag and prose, OWU students raised $80 last Saturday to help fund a mission trip. The Chicago Mission Team of 12 students and two faculty advisors will be traveling to Chicago during spring break. They hope to explore [...]

February 22, 2014 Entertainment