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Frank Hobbs. Photo courtesy of owu.edu.

OWU professor is in love with Ohio’s landscape

By: Cassie Ingram, Transcript correspondent   During his senior year of college he decided to start painting landscapes. Little did he know where it would take him. Now an art professor at Ohio Wesleyan University, Frank Hobbs is pursuing his dream [...]

April 15, 2015 Entertainment
Left to right: senior Grace Thompson as Hope Cladwell, senior Ryan Haddad as Caldwell B. Cladwell, senior Luke Scaros as Officer Barrel and senior Brianna Robinson as Penelope Pennywise. Photo courtesy of Ian Boyle.

Award-winning musical brings satire and singing to OWU

An evil corporation charges people for peeing in order to control water consumption in the Tony Award-winning Urinetown: the Musical, coming to Ohio Wesleyan on April 17. Senior Ian Boyle describes the play as a satire of capitalism, social irresponsibility, [...]

April 8, 2015 Entertainment
Students who worked on Culture Fest pose together in the Benes Rooms. Photo courtesy of Facebook.

Culture Fest a success

By: Houston Smith, Transcript correspondent   Long food lines, diverse performances and a speech by Ohio Wesleyan President Rock Jones characterized Culture Fest, which took place Sunday, March 29 in the Benes Rooms as part of Horizons International. Horizons International [...]

April 8, 2015 Entertainment
Singer Drake Bell. Photo courtesy of moviepilot.com.

Drake Bell talks musical influences, performing at OWU

Sports editor Matt Cohen interviewed Drake Bell on Saturday, March 28 shortly before he went onstage in the Gordon Field House.   Transcript: What’s your go-to pick up line? Drake Bell: Um, I don’t know I don’t have a favorite. [...]

April 2, 2015 Entertainment
Dans La Maison movie poster. Photo courtesy of namitlattam.com.

Ohio Wesleyan to host Tournées French film festival

Ohio Wesleyan will be hosting six different French films on campus as part of the Tournées French film festival. These six films will be March 27 through April 16 and will be presented in French with English subtitles. The professor [...]

April 1, 2015 Entertainment
Megan Andelloux. Photo courtesy of sbihealtheducation.org.

Sex in the café

By: Gopika Nair, Transcript correspondent It isn’t every day that Ohio Wesleyan students walk into Bishop Cafe to find silicone-based condoms, lubricant and an assortment of sex toys lying scattered on the tables. Curious glances, suppressed smiles and bold jokes was [...]

March 30, 2015 Entertainment
Flyer promoting the joint production featuring (left to right) seniors Kristen Krak, Haenny Park and Ryan Haddad.

Senior theatre productions shock and awe

A chilling Japanese ghost story and an inspiring performance about one’s real life perseverance were the highlights of this year’s senior theatre productions. The two acts, presented by the Ohio Wesleyan department of theatre and dance, took place in the Chappelear [...]

March 30, 2015 Entertainment
Performer Tim Miller. Photo courtesy of brynmawr.edu.

Tim Miller explores gay identities through performance

Tim Miller is a performance artist whose work currently focuses on marriage equality and addressing the injustices facing lesbian and gay couples in America. Miller visited Ohio Wesleyan on Thursday, March 18 and performed a lecture-rant entitled, “Sex! Body! Self!” [...]

March 24, 2015 Entertainment
Edgar Hall. Photo courtesy of owu.edu

Student artists join forces

Two friends came together to showcase their figure drawing work from previous years. Seniors Ben Danielson and Leah Budde collaborated to put on a senior art show called “One and the Same.” The friends decided to put on an exhibit [...]

March 23, 2015 Entertainment
Sanborn Hall's Jemison Auditorium. Photo courtesy of connect2owu.edu.

Junior and senior performers talk Music Department

During their junior and senior years, Ohio Wesleyan music majors are required to hold and perform in a recital to showcase their work and talent, but these can sometimes fly under the radar. On Tuesday, March 3, junior ZoAnne Schutte [...]

March 9, 2015 Entertainment