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Fluffy friends of Peace and Justice

By Brianna Velliquette Transcript Correspondent House of Peace and Justice siblings Jerome and Pepper have a presence on campus, not for their activism, but for their power to draw people in. “We got them by accident,” house member sophomore Camille [...]

April 10, 2014 News
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Helping OWU ‘trans-ition’ its outlook

By Olivia Lease Transcript Correspondent In an effort to make Ohio Wesleyan a more open environment, seniors Nora Anderson and Skylar Drake presented their senior projects, which was “Trans-ition Your Outlook,” on transgender and non-binary issues. Due to the workshop’s [...]

April 10, 2014 News
Johannes Brahms. Photo: Wikipedia

Commentary: Music faculty interpret Brahms

By Graydon Weaver Transcript Correspondent As winter began to loosen its grip, several staff members displayed their musical talents in the Jemison auditorium of Sanborn Hall. Distinctive musicians in their own right, together they presented the works of one of [...]

April 10, 2014 Entertainment
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Mumps the word

By Ellin Youse and Caleb Dorfman Editor-in-Chief and Transcript Correspondent Ohio Wesleyan University’s campus has not experienced an outbreak of mumps in at least 45 years, but that isn’t stopping OWU’s Student Health Services from taking precautions. According to Jose [...]

April 3, 2014 News
O'Neal in October 2013. Photo from Mama Charlotte's personal blog

Mama Charlotte shares message of peace

By Kaillie Winston Transcript Correspondent  Former Black Panther Charlotte O’Neal came to Ohio Wesleyan University to convey a message of self-determination and community control through her music and poetry. In 1966, Huey Newton and Bobby Seale established the Black Panther [...]

April 3, 2014 News
South Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains. Photo: southcarolinaparks.com

Students spiritually connect to nature

By Catie Beach Transcript Correspondent Twelve Ohio Wesleyan students spent their spring breaks trailblazing the forests of South Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, working to conserve the forest’s trails and campsite while connecting with their inner spirituality. The weeklong hike is [...]

April 3, 2014 News
The finale of a Bollywood dance number by the members of Horizons International.

PHOTOS: Students ignite OWU unity at CultureFest

Photos by Marlene Jazmin [...]

April 3, 2014 News
Freshman Lissette Gonzalez performs in 'Butterfly Confessions.' Photo by Noah Manskar, courtesy of butterflyconfessions.com

Female empowerment comes in many colors

‘The Vagina Monologues,’ a re-occuring movement By Megan Dill Transcript Reporter Last Saturday, students of Ohio Wesleyan preformed “The Vagina Monologues” to give voice to women’s stories and struggles. “I hope that women find a sense of empowerment and that [...]

April 3, 2014 Entertainment
Junior Abbie Love shoots to score in a cluster of DePauw players.

Lady Bishops lacrosse ready for NCAC

By CQ Alonzo Transcript Correspondent Bishop women’s lacrosse fell short to the Mount Union Raiders last week, but the team still hopes to have a competitive conference season. After sophomore Patricia Ryan scored a goal in the opening minute, the [...]

April 3, 2014 Sports
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Two weeks in five days

Women’s Week Preview By Sara Jane Sheehan Transcript Reporter Women’s Week, an annual series of programs started in the 1980s, has begun again this year and will soon make history. Friday night’s program will be a performance of “Butterfly Confessions” [...]

March 31, 2014 News