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Students chat before the show. Photo courtesy of Spenser Hickey.

Getting loud at the library

Ohio Wesleyan public services librarian Jillian Maruskin first began planning “Live at the Library” at the start of last semester, and it was finally held Feb. 19 in the Bayley Room. She received assistance from library social media intern Kyle [...]

February 25, 2015 Entertainment
Junior post Matt Jeske dunks after a fast break. Photo courtesy of Spenser Hickey.

Men’s basketball beats Oberlin 83-66

It was a matchup that had been played twice before, and this time wasn’t very different from the others. But this round was worth more – after their third win against Oberlin College, the Ohio Wesleyan men’s basketball team will advance [...]

February 25, 2015 Sports
Left to right: Deah, Yusor and Razan. Photo courtesy of abcnews.com.

In memory of Deah Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salha and Razan Abu-Salha

I’ve been afraid this would happen ever since the Charlie Hebdo attack. But I, and the nation, should have been fearing it since Sept. 11, 2001. Three Muslim students living near the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill were [...]

February 11, 2015 Opinion
Pitch Black takes their final bow.

Pitch Black finishes fourth in ICCA quarterfinal

BOWLING GREEN — Though they didn’t make the ICCA quarterfinal top three this year, OWU’s all-female a cappella group Pitch Black came very close on Jan. 31. They finished fourth, behind Bowling Green’s Ten40, Michigan State’s State of Fifths and [...]

February 1, 2015 Entertainment
Juniors Emma Sparks, left, and Emily Slee lead "Diamond Chandelier."

Pitch Black nears fourth consecutive ICCA

With three rehearsals to go, group leader Brianna Robinson reminded the women of Pitch Black what they represent and what’s at stakes. “We’re damn good and we all know that,” she said. “… It’s our responsibility to hold the name.” [...]

January 28, 2015 Entertainment
Colton Bloecher heads the ball at a game against Mary Washington University. Photo courtesy of Spenser Hickey.

Leaving a legacy: Colton Bloecher

It’s been a good four years for senior Colton Bloecher, star midfielder for the men’s soccer team. He received All-American and Academic All-American honors in 2013 and 2014 and was the team scoring leader for the past three; he’s twice [...]

January 23, 2015 Sports
Sophomore Lisette Gonzalez draws a self-portrait at the Spectrum Resource Center's Queer Artist of the Month event spotlighting 20th-century painter Frida Kahlo. Photo by Spenser Hickey

With large membership, PRIDE looks toward week of programs

Club often works with Spectrum Resource Center By Spenser Hickey and Jamell Brown-Smith Managing Editor and Transcript Reporter With more than thirty consistent members at each meeting, PRIDE has become one of the largest non-Greek organizations on campus this year. [...]

October 1, 2014 News
Sophomore Courtney Dunne places a raffle ticket in one of the boxes.

Queso for CASA supports children’s legal advocates

OWU’s Kappa Alpha Theta chapter held Queso for CASA on September 22 to support their national philanthropy, Court Appointed Special Advocates. Photos courtesy of Spenser Hickey.   [...]

September 23, 2014 News
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