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A company of student dancers performed "Orchesis 14/15" last weekend in Chappelear Drama Center. Photo: Andrenyka Saldivar for OWU Orchesis on Facebook

Orchesis explores theme of modern communication

The Ohio Wesleyan department of theatre and dance presented student-produced dance pieces at Orchesis this weekend. The annual performance, which was in its 64th year of production, according to University Chaplain Jon Powers’s introduction to the performance, ran from Nov. [...]

November 20, 2014 Entertainment
Construction continues on the Simpson-Querry Fitness Center, which will house the new dance studio. Photo: progress.owu.edu

Dancers, professors look forward to new dance studio

Ohio Wesleyan’s dance studio is finally moving back on campus after being located in downtown Delaware for the last five years. A new dance studio will be one of the features of the Simpson-Querrey Fitness Center opening in fall 2015. [...]

November 13, 2014 Entertainment
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First Fridays try to liven up downtown

Every first Friday of the month, Delaware throws a party that looks to the past as it reaches for the future. First Friday is a community-built, community-driven celebration aimed at revitalizing a downtown that is a shadow of what it [...]

November 13, 2014 Entertainment
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Brews with the boys in ‘Lone Star’

Photos by Alex Gross Actor Luke Scaros (pictured above) and director Zoe Crankshaw produced the James McLure play as their senior project for Ohio Wesleyan’s theatre department with freshman Daniel Haygood and sophomore Reggie Hemphill  in supporting roles. “Lone Star” [...]

November 10, 2014 Entertainment
Chance the Rapper. Photo: Facebook

Chance the Entertainer

My brothers and I have been fans of Chance the Rapper since his first mixtape, “10 Day,” dropped in 2011. So when our friend, a sophomore at Ohio State University, got us tickets to Chance’s OSU performance at the LC [...]

November 10, 2014 Entertainment
Students place finishing touches on the mural outside Hamilton-Williams Campus Center. Photo by Karson Stevenson for the Office of Marketing and Communications

New mural reflects themes of social justice

The new mural in the amphitheater beside the Hamilton-Williams Campus Center uses symbolism and a painting technique called pointillism to celebrate “the diversity of people and cultures on this campus,” said senior Kerrigan Boyd, moderator of Citizens of the World House. [...]

October 27, 2014 Entertainment
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Literary magazine starts online offshoot

The Night Owl is an online-only literary publication started at Ohio Wesleyan and serves as a place “where fellow lovers of reading and writing can converge,” said managing editor Elizabeth Riggio ’14. The publication is a way to maintain connections with [...]

October 22, 2014 Entertainment
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Beer culture booming in central Ohio

Craft beer is booming here in central Ohio. The general characteristics of a craft brewery include being: small, independent, innovative, and distinctive. These criteria fit many local breweries including the only one in Delaware: Staas Brewing Company. Located at 31 [...]

October 8, 2014 Entertainment
‘The Merchant of Venice’ comes to OWU

‘The Merchant of Venice’ comes to OWU

      First photo is publicity photo provided by Cole Hatcher and accompanied with this caption: Ohio Wesleyan University will present ‘The Merchant of Venice’ from Oct. 9-12. The cast features students Luke Steffen (left) as Antonio, Maeve Nash [...]

October 5, 2014 Entertainment
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Seniors step into the spotlight

More than fifty people filled the Jemison Auditorium on Sunday to hear Audra Thompson play french horn and Meg Linebaugh sing during their senior recital. Thompson was the first to perform, and she played three pieces by Dukas, Gliere, and [...]

October 2, 2014 Entertainment