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OWU Radio's "On Air" sign. Photo courtesy of Adelle Brodbeck.

OWU radio returns

After a nearly two-year hiatus, Ohio Wesleyan online radio makes its return. There has been no school radio since the spring semester of the 2012-2013 school year. At that time the station was ran from the third floor of Slocum [...]

February 5, 2015 Entertainment
Students watch the start of the movie while having free popcorn and soda.

Movie series begins with “Guardians of the Galaxy”

Chris Pratt battled to save the human race alongside Vin Diesel, Zoe Saldana, a sarcastic raccoon and a slightly anthropomorphic tree on Thursday, Jan. 29 in the Milligan Hub. Not that the human race was particularly at risk, but the [...]

February 4, 2015 Entertainment
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
Brianna Robinson (center) with her housemates from Interfaith House. They made all the food and refreshments for the recital's reception after Robinson's parents couldn't make it.

Senior’s recital brings crowd to tears

Tears and a standing ovation from a crowd of 60 people marked the end of Brianna Robinson’s senior recital on Jan. 20 in Jemison Auditorium. Robinson, a soprano, performed works from Bach, Mozart and Britten, to name a few. She [...]

January 29, 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
Frances Callier and Angela V. Shelton perform as Frangela in the Milligan Hub.

Comedy duo draws laughs from OWU students

  The stand-up comedy duo Frangela had many Ohio Wesleyan University students cheering and laughing at their Jan. 21 performance. Levi Harrel, co-adviser for the Campus Planning Board (CPB), said there were more than 70 students in attendance. “Student feedback [...]

January 28, 2015 Entertainment
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A Portable Theatre offers new take on classic ghost stories

The Ohio Wesleyan Performing Arts Series welcomed A Portable Theatre to the Chappelear Drama Center for a night of classic ghost stories. As stated on their website, “APT is a non-profit, professional theatrical touring company based in central Ohio.” The [...]

January 27, 2015 Entertainment
Junior Katie Patrick as Eva leans on the shoulder of junior Margot Reed as Helga.

Comments and context for “Kindertransport”

By Dr. Thomas Wolber From Feb. 18 to 22, Ohio Wesleyan University’s department of theatre and dance will perform Kindertransport, an award-winning 1993 play by British author Diane Samuels. To read it was difficult, in more ways than one, so [...]

January 26, 2015 Entertainment
Album cover for "What A Beautiful World, What A Terrible World" by The Decemberists. Photo courtesy of Amazon.com.

Anticipated Albums

2014 has come to an end and the new year is upon us. With the close of each year, Best Albums lists begin to crowd the Web. But instead of looking back to the music of the recent past, here [...]

January 23, 2015 Entertainment
Cirque de la Symphonie

Cool Calendar

  Ladies, 80’s, and More! Featuring DJ Ginsu Dance Party @ Skully’s Music Diner – Columbus, OH on Jan. 22 at 9:00 p.m. See You Thursday Improv Show @ Wild Goose Creative – Columbus, OH on Jan. 23 at 8:00 [...]

January 21, 2015 Entertainment