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Orange is the New Black author Piper Kerman. Photo courtesy of the Huffington Post website

Orange is the New Black author visits OWU

  Ela Mazumdar, Transcript Reporter Piper Kerman, author of Orange is The New Black, visited Ohio Wesleyan University on Jan. 20 to talk about the issue of mass incarceration. Kerman came to speak at OWU’s Gray Chapel, sponsored by the Delaware [...]

January 26, 2016 Entertainment
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Artist prepares for the opening of her first solo show

  Leia Miza, Transcript Reporter “She really exemplifies what the bachelor of fine arts program in the fine arts department should be – an intensive path for building knowledge and skills across many art disciplines,” said Frank Hobbs, a fine [...]

January 25, 2016 Entertainment
Alternative poster of "The Force Awakens" created by Chris Ables.

Star Wars from a rookie’s perspective

Gopika Nair, Copy Editor I haven’t watched the original Star Wars trilogy and I haven’t watched the prequels. I hadn’t even watched the trailer for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” before I saw the movie. Stormtroopers, Han Solo, R2-D2, Darth [...]

January 21, 2016 Entertainment, Opinion
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Chamber Choir fills Gray Chapel with song and applause

By: Beth Ward, Transcript Correspondent The voices of 60 Ohio Wesleyan students filled the chambers of Gray Chapel as the Choral Art Society and Chamber Choir performed their winter concert. The Choral Art Society and the Chamber Choir performed on Sunday [...]

December 10, 2015 Entertainment
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In close proximity

By: Gopika Nair, Copy Editor At Ohio Wesleyan University, the chill of December doesn’t dampen art. Seven studio arts professors from OWU’s fine arts department created works for the “In Close Proximity” exhibition, which will run from Dec. 1 through Jan. 31 [...]

December 8, 2015 Entertainment
Brooke Waite '16 and Reggie Hemphill '17 rehearse a play for One Acts last year. Photo courtesy of the OWU website.

One Acts set to thrill audience

By: Leo W. Psenicka, Transcript Correspondent If you plan on attending One Acts in December, there is a lot to look forward to. The One Acts are student driven. The playwriting class produced the scripts that the directing class can choose from. [...]

December 1, 2015 Entertainment
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Jazz fills Gray Chapel

By: Katie Kuckelheim, Transcript Correspondent Ohio Wesleyan’s Park Avenue jazz ensemble performed Tuesday, Nov. 17 in Gray Chapel and was directed by faculty member Larry Griffin. They played a large variety of jazz pieces, from smooth to classic uplifting pieces. According to freshman [...]

November 30, 2015 Entertainment
Students practice for Orchesis. Photo by Rashana Smith.

Orchesis takes the stage at Chappelear

By: Gopika Nair, Assistant Copy Editor After nearly two months of rehearsals, the Ohio Wesleyan dancers can finally rest their feet. Students of OWU from the department of theatre and dance have been working toward staging Orchesis, the annual contemporary dance concert, [...]

November 19, 2015 Entertainment
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OWU chamber orchestra continues to impress

On Nov. 10, the Chamber Orchestra performed their fall concert in Gray Chapel. The group was conducted by Michael Malone. Malone has been the conductor for the Chamber Orchestra since 2010. Malone explained that a chamber orchestra is a smaller version [...]

November 17, 2015 Entertainment
Denison University's co-ed a cappella group, DUwops, perform in front of the organ in University Hall's Gray Chapel. Photo by Spenser Hickey.

A cappella singers, fans come together for A Cappellooza

On Nov. 7, members of the Delaware and Ohio Wesleyan community came together to enjoy song and laughter at the third annual A Cappellooza. The event was held in Gray Chapel, with music fans filling the orchestra and balconies. Organized by [...]

November 9, 2015 Entertainment