Thursday 18th September 2014,
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Sophomore Robyn Madrishin makes a break for it. Photo by Spenser Hickey

Women’s rugby takes the field

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September 18, 2014 Sports
New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. Photo: gillibrand.senate.gov.

When women get to lead, we can all succeed

Growing up, I loved airplanes and the history of flight, and my heroes were the early pioneers – including groundbreaker Amelia Earhart, who challenged both flight records and gender norms but is now known for her disappearance. I was reminded [...]

September 18, 2014 Opinion
A sign posted in Hamilton-Williams Campus Center Monday night detailed the adjusted dining options offered after a burst pipe closed Smith Dining Hall. Photo by Spenser Hickey

Burst pipe shuts down Smith dining hall

Chartwells resumed services Tuesday after repairs A Delaware sanitarian’s surprise inspection of Smith Hall’s cafeteria got a surprise of its own when a second floor pipe burst, leaking water through the ceiling. “We really don’t have control over anything like [...]

September 10, 2014 News
firefighters

Downtown restaurant fire under control

A fire inside Amato’s Woodfired Pizza at 6 S. Sandusky St. is out after firefighters from the Delaware city, Orange Township-Lewis Center and Tri-Township Fire Departments responded to a report of smoke coming from the roof. Delaware Fire Chief John Donahue said [...]

September 10, 2014 News
Freshman Kaden Vaughn Thompson gives a thumbs up through the glass of the dunk tank at Day on the JAY last Friday, Aug. 29.

The Bishops are back

Welcome Week kicks off new year [...]

September 3, 2014 News
A memorial for Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old shot by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Mo. Photo: aol.com

From Freedom Summer to Ferguson

Professor Michael Flamm examines the historical context of Michael Brown’s death SH: Could you describe how race relations and racial inequality became a leading national issue in the 1960s, especially, and then declined to a certain extent since then? MF: [...]

September 2, 2014 News
The parking lot outside 23 Williams Drive, where the vandalism occurred.

No suspects in weekend vehicle damage

Six vehicles had their tires punctured while parked outside the Bigelow-Reed House at 23 Williams Drive this weekend, and Public Safety (PS) is working to determine if this was part of a larger attack on vehicles throughout Delaware. “We just [...]

September 1, 2014 News
Ryan Missler (Aug. 23, 1975 - Aug. 9, 2014) in his Hall of Fame photo. Image courtesy of OWU Athletics.

Missler, ’98, dies after car accident

By Spenser Hickey Managing Editor The Ohio Wesleyan community lost Athletics Hall of Famer Ryan Missler ’98 on August 9 following a car accident on Route 33 in Dublin, Ohio. He was 38. Missler started on Ohio Wesleyan’s baseball team [...]

August 10, 2014 News
Treni waves to the crowd at the end of her ComFest performance.

The restless dreamer takes on the world

A key point of OWU graduate Morgan Treni’s musical development was forgetting to do her homework. Treni, class of 2012, was taking a creative writing course with professor Michelle Disler and got her paper’s due date confused. Instead of turning [...]

July 3, 2014 Entertainment
Allen West’s ‘Magic Islam’ idea may be funny, but it’s dangerous

Allen West’s ‘Magic Islam’ idea may be funny, but it’s dangerous

By Spenser Hickey Managing Editor Last week, as the far right’s spin machine revved up to try to create a controversy out of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl’s return from Taliban captivity, one particular statement stood out for it’s ridiculousness. Allen West [...]

June 9, 2014 Opinion