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OWU professor of 37 years dies

Matt Cohen, Editor-in-Chief An Ohio Wesleyan professor of 37 years died the morning of Wednesday, April 27. Professor Emeritus Edward “Jed” Burtt, 68, of Delaware, Ohio, passed away at his home. Burtt received the Ohio Professor of the Year Award [...]

April 28, 2016 News

Global Warming is real, duh

Matt Cohen, Editor-in-Chief The young adult skiing down the slush-covered Vermont mountain wearing nothing but a smiley face shaved into his chest hair and American flag thigh-tight shorts was the sanest of us all. We didn’t account for warm weather [...]

March 31, 2016 Opinion

Faculty take aim for 2020

Matt Cohen, Editor-in-Chief Fourteen empty chairs sat in the front row as President Rock Jones stood behind the birch plywood podium and addressed the room filled with Ohio Wesleyan faculty during their Monday, Feb. 29 meeting, the second official meeting [...]

March 3, 2016 News

The hill: perseverance and hard work

At my childhood home our driveway sloped down from the main road and doglegged right before it hit the garage stuffed with a tan Toyota Siena and beat-up sports equipment. Behind the bend of the driveway, there was a short [...]

December 10, 2015 Opinion

Marriage is in the air

If love hit you in the face, would you notice? Allison Deidre Anders Singer, of Sunbury, fought back. She attended a class at Title Boxing Club in Westerville and met the one she married. “I went in for a class one [...]

December 9, 2015 News

Women’s soccer coach resigns

Ohio Wesleyan’s women’s soccer coach resigned Tuesday. Bob Barnes coached the Bishops for 19 seasons, leading the team to back-to-back NCAA Division III championships in 2001 and 2002. His team also set a NCAA Division III record with a 60-game [...]

December 3, 2015 Sports

Anything but a break

Thanksgiving break is a time for students to unwind with family, eat unhealthy amounts of pumpkin pie and see high school friends. For most students that means going home. For others, it means staying on campus to sweat and work hard with [...]

December 1, 2015 Sports

Dinner with Jones

It’s not Breakfast at Tiffany’s, but it is dinner with Rock Jones. The president of Ohio Wesleyan has either met, or is going to meet with Small Living Units around campus to talk about the SLU community. Dinners, teas and meetings [...]

November 17, 2015 News

Search committee for new dean of students formed

A search committee has been created to find a new leader of student affairs at Ohio Wesleyan University. The committee to hire a new dean of students is chaired by psychology professor Vicki DiLillo and will soon begin to engage the campus [...]

November 6, 2015 News

Women’s lacrosse assistant coach passes away

Ohio Wesleyan women’s lacrosse assistant coach died Monday morning. Jim Leake, who was entering his third season as an assistant for the Bishops, had 20 years of coaching experience at the high school lacrosse level. He most notably started the women’s lacrosse [...]

November 2, 2015 News