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Open mic switches venue

By Leah Miza, Photo Editor Ohio Wesleyan students have hosted open mic nights for the past four years at Choffey’s Coffee and Confections, located in downtown Delaware. This year, the event started off right next door at Endangered Species Records. [...]

October 22, 2016 News
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Coffee and antiques come together

By Areena Arora, Managing Editor There is a new destination in town for coffee and antiques. After Thrifty Chic, a retail clothing store closed its location at 43 N Sandusky St. this summer, Coffeeology opened its doors Sept. 3 to [...]

October 22, 2016 News

OWU Mission program renamed

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter The University Chaplain’s Office will send Ohio Wesleyan students around and outside the country with Interfaith Service Trips this year. Student-lead teams will visit cities such as New Orleans, San Diego, Washington D.C, Pittsburgh and Columbus. [...]

October 22, 2016 News
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WCSA Today: New furniture added to dorms

By Transcript Staff New furniture will be added to Smith, Hayes and Welch Halls through the funding of the Wesleyan Council of Student Affairs (WCSA). The Furniture Resolution, proposed by Dwayne Todd, the vice president of student engagement and success, [...]

October 22, 2016 News
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Anna Flagg humanizes data

By Alanna Henderson, Transcript Correspondent On Oct. 5, Anna Flagg was a guest speaker at Ohio Wesleyan’s Sagan National Colloquium lecture series called “Data In Our Lives” and spoke about the importance of humanizing data. ‘Changing region, changing lives’ by [...]

October 21, 2016 News
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Delta Tau Delta honors BranchRickey

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter Delta Tau Delta (Delt) Fraternity celebrated their 150th anniversary as a chapter at Ohio Wesleyan over the weekend of October 8. Alumni and Delt national leaders came from around the country to take part in [...]

October 21, 2016 News

Homecoming hosts trustee meeting

By Leah Miza, Photo Editor and Olivia Lease, Transcript Reporter In his opening comments, President Rock Jones urged the Board of Trustees to think “strategically about the long-term for Ohio Wesleyan.” On Oct. 7, the Board of Trustees sat down [...]

October 21, 2016 News
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Student poetry series hosted at bakery

By Gopika Nair, Chief Copy Editor Several Ohio Wesleyan writers took a break from studying for midterm exams by sharing poetry and prose at an open mic event. Speak/Easy, the open mic reading series affiliated with OWU’s English department, was [...]

October 21, 2016 Entertainment, News
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Toxic greed infects water in “An Enemy of the People”

By Gopika Nair, Chief Copy Editor Tensions run high as one man stands alone in a town filled with toxic greed in Ohio Wesleyan’s first theatre production of the academic year. OWU’s theatre and dance department is presenting four performances of [...]

October 12, 2016 Entertainment, News
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Perkins Observatory: expanding the view since 1931

By Julia Snyder, Transcript Reporter Since the groundbreaking ceremony in 1923, Perkins Observatory has been a significant landmark on Ohio Wesleyan’s campus. Perkins Observatory was founded by Hiram Perkins, a mathematics and astronomy professor at OWU from the late 1800s into [...]

October 11, 2016 News