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Vigils held in remembrance of Luke Gabbert

Transcript Staff Luke will never be forgotten. This was said by Carson Miller, an old friend of Luke Gabbert’s, as well as several others in the wake of his body being found just off of Ohio Wesleyan University’s campus late [...]

February 7, 2016 News
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Breaking News: student found in Delaware Run

Transcript Staff Luke Anthony Gabbert, an OWU freshman from Lewis Center, Ohio, was found dead Saturday morning in the Delaware Run, a small stream flowing near the campus off Spring Street. Gabbert was a soccer player and a new pledge [...]

February 6, 2016 News
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Get to know Big E

Ela Mazumdar, Transcript Reporter Erik Brewer or “Big E” is a barista at Ohio Wesleyan for Chartwells.  But to OWU students, faculty and staff, he is much more than that.  He is a mentor, a friend and inspiration. Brewer has been [...]

February 4, 2016 News
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SLUs on the move

Gopika Nair, Chief Copy Editor Dilapidation, bats and bees might alarm some, but for residents of Inter-Faith House (IF) and Peace and Justice House (P&J), leaving that behind means letting go of some cherished memories. In an email addressed to the [...]

February 3, 2016 News
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Sagan series is talking trash

  Ross Hickenbottom, Sports Editor The 2016 Sagan National Colloquium speaker series kicked off on Jan. 27 with Ohio Wesleyan geography department’s John Krygier introducing Sarah Moore who presented “Tracking trans-national hazardous waste trading: methodological problems and partial solutions.” Moore [...]

February 3, 2016 News
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WCSA debates internal workings

Areena Arora, Managing Editor In just one hour on Feb. 1, members of WCSA went from debating about the internal workings of the institution to concluding the meeting with a group selfie. The discussion from last week continued, as Wesleyan Council [...]

February 3, 2016 News
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Olmstead goes from print to screen

Ross Hickenbottom, Sports Editor Ohio Wesleyan’s Robert Olmstead has teamed up with two Hollywood in-laws, Joaquin Phoenix and Casey Affleck to create a film based on his novel “Far Bright Star.” Olmstead is an “established writer of fiction,” with four novels [...]

February 2, 2016 News
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Faculty reevaluate student population size at first meeting

Matt Cohen, Editor-in-Chief On the evening of Jan. 25, the sun dove beneath Elliot Hall’s horizon and the remaining rays raced past the cold, naked trees and through Merrick Hall’s third floor windows, throwing their duplicates on the opposite wall. [...]

January 29, 2016 News
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Public Safety Rumors

DJ Fradkin, Transcript Reporter If you’ve heard rumors about Ohio Wesleyan students being seen driving OWU Public Safety (PS) vehicles and giving out parking tickets, your sources aren’t wrong.  At the beginning of the 2015-16 school year, PS opened a few [...]

January 27, 2016 News
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Ideas, insight and imagination in three minutes

Sara Hollabaugh, Arts &Entertainment Editor If lectures were only three minutes, would phones be checked or the internet surfed? Ohio Wesleyan will hold a three-minute lecture series event on Feb. 3 called I³ (I-cubed), which stands for ideas, insight and [...]

January 27, 2016 News