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Ben Miller and recount details of Rowland's life in the Ham-Wil atrium on Nov. 12.

Nobel Prize winner, OWU alum Sherwood Rowland honored

By: Ross Hickenbottom, Transcript Reporter Ohio Wesleyan alumni all over the world have received awards in recognition of their accomplishments. Whether for sports, science research, education, politics, social activism, literature or entertainment, these awards are prestigious. But one award trumps all the rest: [...]

November 19, 2015 News
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OWU student harassed, followed by unknown suspect

By: Cuckoo Gupta, Transcript Correspondent An OWU student was briefly stalked and harassed by an unknown man who followed him from Rowland Avenue to Smith Hall on the night of Nov 3. The man, allegedly 18­ years ­old, is a native of [...]

November 18, 2015 News

Dinner with Jones

It’s not Breakfast at Tiffany’s, but it is dinner with Rock Jones. The president of Ohio Wesleyan has either met, or is going to meet with Small Living Units around campus to talk about the SLU community. Dinners, teas and meetings [...]

November 17, 2015 News
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WCSA discusses where to spend rollover funds

Elections have closed for all positions on the Wesleyan Council of Student Affairs (WCSA) except treasurer, and applications are still being accepted. Senior Jerry Lherisson, president of WCSA, began the Nov. 16 meeting by offering his congratulations to the new position holders. [...]

November 16, 2015 News
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Faculty shuts students out of their November meeting

In an unprecedented move, student representatives from the Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) and The Transcript were denied access to the Nov. 16 faculty meeting. For the short period of time that students were outside Merrick Hall’s third floor meeting [...]

November 16, 2015 News
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Calling all artists: the OWL

By: Ross Hickenbottom, Transcript Correspondent Do you love writing? Do you want others to see your writing? The OWL is your answer. The OWL is Ohio Wesleyan’s annual literary magazine and is published during the spring semester for students to showcase their [...]

November 13, 2015 News
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Card office does more than give student IDs: just ask Nancy Tumeo

Need a hug? Just go to the card office in the Hamilton­-Williams Campus Center. Most students, faculty and staff probably know Nancy Tumeo as “the card office lady,” but Tumeo does a lot more than generate student IDs and track food [...]

November 12, 2015 News

Sigma Chi now closed on campus

This story updated on 11/12/15 Late Wednesday, Nov. 11, the Ohio Wesleyan University community was alerted that the Sigma Chi fraternity is being closed immediately. According to the email sent to students and faculty, the international headquarters of the fraternity were the [...]

November 11, 2015 News
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Religion and classics expert visits OWU

A triple threat comes to Ohio Wesleyan: religion, philosophy and classics professor Heidi Wendt spoke to students Nov. 2 about religion in the Roman Empire. Wendt, from Wright State University, delivered her lecture, “Judaism and Christianity as Religion in the Roman Empire: [...]

November 10, 2015 News
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WCSA needs new members

Senators hate empty seats. At the Nov. 9 Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs (WCSA) meeting, student representatives were encouraged to invite their classmates to run for student government. By the start of the full senate, over ten positions remained unapplied for. [...]

November 10, 2015 News