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This summer’s World Cup won’t be all fun and games

By Philippe Chaveau Guest Columnist  This summer the world will stop for the FIFA World Cup, hosted in Brazil for the first time since 1950. As a Brazilian native, I can honestly say that I have dreamt of this moment. [...]

May 5, 2014 Opinion
The  field renovations will add the new OWU 
Athletics logo  to the center of the field. Photo: OWU Athletics

Selby’s new field to improve quality of athletics

By Nicolas Palandjian Transcript Correspondent Ohio Wesleyan University received a donation from alumni in order to build a new turf field at Selby Stadium. Selby Stadium, home to the Battling Bishops and the Ohio Machine, a Major League Lacrosse Team, was [...]

May 5, 2014 Sports
Senior Karli Amstadt models Google Glass while on a mission trip to South Dakota over spring break. Photo by Noah Manskar

Google Glass comes to campus

By Brian Williams and Brianna Velliquette Transcript Reporter and Transcript Correspondent Project Glass, Google’s newest venture in wearable technology, has come to Ohio Wesleyan. Information Services has purchased a pair of Google Glass, and is looking forward to discovering how [...]

April 24, 2014 News
Sophomore Brittany Spicer attempts to limbo wearing drunk goggles while juniors Jessica Scherry (left) and Lauren Rump hold the stick. Photo by jane Suttmeier

Theta teams up to raise alcohol awareness

By Megan Dill and Marta Del Cid Transcript Reporter and Transcript Correspondent 1,825 college students between the ages of 18 and 24 die each year from alcohol-related unintentional injuries, a statistic recorded by The National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. “More [...]

April 24, 2014 News
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‘Trans-ition’ workshop continues work

By Olivia Lease and Kallie Winston Transcript Correspondents On April 14, the faculty dining room in Hamilton-Williams Campus Center was filled with people, including a large number of freshmen, eager to discuss and learn more about transgender issues. Seniors Skylar Drake and [...]

April 24, 2014 News
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Trash room policy misses root problems

By Nam Tran Hoang Letter to the Editor “All trash rooms will be LOCKED May 5,” said a recent email from a resident assistant. The news was received with quite a grudging feeling. Life at Ohio Wesleyan has increasingly become [...]

April 24, 2014 Opinion
Jaques Fraqua, a street artist and social justice advocate, poses next to one of his pieces in New York City. Photo from lichiban.com

Street artist leaves more than marks

By Catie Beach Transcript Correspondent Graffiti artist and indigenous rights activist Jaque Fragua came to Ohio Wesleyan last Tuesday evening to share how he paints the streets in an attempt to spark political change. “Jaque Fragua: Public Art and the [...]

April 18, 2014 News
2014’s Golden Bishop Award recipients stand in the Hamilton-Williams Campus Center atrium. Photo from Student Involvement Office

Honoring golden students and staff for service and leadership

Community Services Awards Carly Zalenski ‘15 Shelby Alston ‘14 Sijia (Scarlet) He ‘14 Men’s Basketball Team Rachel Vinciguerra ‘14 Kelsey Ullom ‘14 WCSA Awards Liam Dennigan ‘15 Jerry Lherisson ‘15 Darryl Phelps Student Involvement Awards Campus Programming Board Lisa Garvin [...]

April 18, 2014 News
Senior Tim O’Keeffe poses with a llama at the camp where he will work full time before beginning a job in New York City at NBC. Photo from Tim O'Keeffe

Gearing up for graduation: Seniors reflect on their job search experiences

By Megan Dill and Jenna Periandri Transcript Reporter and Transcript Correspondent In just under a month, Ohio Wesleyan University’s class of 2014 will be entering into a new chapter of their undergraduate careers with an array of emotions, but not [...]

April 18, 2014 News
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Junior Brianna Robinson (left) and University Chaplain Jon Powers (right) embrace following Night of Unity. Robinson organized the event, with assistance from Powers, other chaplains and Better Together, a club aimed at promoting interfaith dialogue. Photo by Spenser Hickey

Uniting OWU: Interfaith event connects students spiritually

By Spenser Hickey and Jija Dutt Managing Editor and Transcript Reporter A month after Culture Fest’s ignition of unity, Inter-faith House (IF) members carried out a spiritual remix. Junior Brianna Robinson organized Night of Unity as her house project for [...]

April 18, 2014 News