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Pres Ball celebrates 31 years

By Gopika Nair, Chief Copy Editor Over the last 31 years, Ohio Wesleyan underwent several changes, but President’s Ball remains an unchanged, annual holiday tradition at the university. President’s Ball is a formal dance event attended by students, faculty and [...]

December 2, 2016 News

International students talk turkey

By Shamayeta Rahman, Transcript Reporter To most Ohio Wesleyan students, Thanksgiving is a time for turkey and time together with the family. However, those who are thousands of miles away from home are often left to spend this American tradition on [...]

December 2, 2016 News
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Attack occurs at OSU campus

By Areena Arora, Managing Editor On Monday, Nov. 28, an Ohio State student carried out a knife attack, injuring 11 people before being taken down by the police. Before the attack, Abdul Razak Ali Artan rammed into a group of people [...]

December 2, 2016 News
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Interfaith House celebrates early Thanksgiving

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor On Nov. 16, the Interfaith House (IF) hosted an open-table discussion about what people are thankful for. Sophomore Anna Davies facilitated this discussion for her house project to encourage people to join together before [...]

December 2, 2016 News

Economic Outlook conference held

By Tung Nguyen, Transcript Correspondent International economies were dull and dry in the last decade and will be prolonged by Donald Trump in the next few years. Ian Sheldon, a visiting professor from the Ohio State University, presented his thoughts to [...]

December 2, 2016 News
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Hindu festival of lights celebrated

By Reilly Wright, Transcript Correspondant Laughter, dancing and savory Indian food were common themes in the Benes Rooms on Nov. 13 as Ohio Wesleyan University celebrated Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights. Diwali is one of the largest ancient annual Hindu [...]

December 2, 2016 News
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WCSA Today: Revote

By Gopika Nair, Chief Copy Editor and Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor The Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) is holding a rerun of its senator election due to lack of voter turnout Friday, Dec. 2. WCSA is also [...]

December 2, 2016 News
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Legal marijuana is growing in business

The fifth annual Marijuana Business Conference and Expo kicked off Nov. 16 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Over 7,500 cannabis industry leaders gathered together to network and learn from one another. This conference allows for the entire marijuana business ecosystem to [...]

December 2, 2016 News
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WCSA 2017-18 leaders appointed

By Anna Davies, Transcript Reporter Junior Christopher Dobeck and sophomore Michael Sheetz will be the 2017 Wesleyan Council of Student Affairs (WCSA) president and vice president respectively. Dobeck said his main concern is wisely spending the WCSA budget in ways that [...]

December 2, 2016 News

A spooktacular weekend event

By Shamayeta Rahman, Transcript Reporter The prospect of Halloween on a Monday did not discourage Halloween festivities at Ohio Wesleyan University; instead, they simply took on a head start on Friday, Oct. 28. Leaflets and Facebook shares for the events [...]

November 7, 2016 News